Diabetes drug no better than placebo for MACE, trial shows

But results of the VERTIS CV trial confirm that ertugliflozin cuts admissions for heart failure

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A trial of ertugliflozin in patients with type 2 diabetes (T2DM) and established atherosclerotic CVD has found no difference in outcomes for major adverse cardiac events (MACE) between the drug and placebo, researchers report.

But the VERTIS CV trial does confirm earlier findings of a reduced risk of admission for heart