Diabetes drug may prevent liver cancer

This post was originally published on this site

A drug commonly used to treat type 2 diabetes might help prevent patients from developing liver cancers.

In a study published this month in the journal Cancer Causes & ControlHarvey J. Murff, MD, MPH, and colleagues found that patients taking metformin had a reduced rate of liver cancer compared to patients taking an alternative anti-diabetes drug.

Author: Admin