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Metformin May Help 'Remodel' The Heart In People Without Diabetes - Dr Sue
About a third of people with coronary artery (heart) disease have thickening of the heart muscle (called left ventricular hypertrophy or LVH), which is associated with a poorer outcome in these patients. High blood pressure, insulin resistance, and obesity all play a role in the development of LVH. Metformin, a diabetes treatment, reduces insulin …