2022 FDA-Approved Cardiometabolic Drugs and Devices

Although the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a record-low number of drugs and devices from January through September 2022, many of those were in the realm of cardiorenal metabolic health. January 2022 Daridorexant. In the first major move of 2022, the FDA approved daridorexant for the treatment of adults with insomnia on Jan. […]

The Influence of Gut Bacteria on Diabetes Drugs

Newly emerging research seeks to investigate the effect of gut microbiota on the efficacy of type 2 diabetes drugs, suggesting that the composition of gut bacteria may illuminate why certain diabetes medications work for some people—and not others. Estimates indicate that over 415 million people across the globe have type 2 diabetes, a statistic leading […]