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A prominent endocrinologist has called for a dramatic change in drug treatment standards for type 2 diabetes - metformin, TZDs, and Byetta right from diagnosis. Would you be willing to take three medications if it would improve your control?
Yes, anything for my health.
30%
Yes, if it is affordable for me.
20%
Yes, but only if the ADA endorses it.
20%
No, I'm happy with my current level of control.
20%
No, I'm not willing to take an injectable drug (i.e., Byetta).
10%
I'm not sure.
0%
Total votes are 10
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