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FDA adds warning about amputation risk with canagliflozin

The SGLT2 inhibitor has been associated with a two-fold risk for leg and foot amputations in a clinical trial

FDA: Metformin safe for some patients with renal impairment

FDA has expanded the labeling of diabetes medications that contain metformin to include patients with mild to moderate renal impairment

FDA adds warnings about heart failure hospitalization risk to DPP-4 inhibitors

Saxagliptin and alogliptin will carry warnings about the risk of hospitalization for heart failure

FDA lifts restrictions on rosiglitazone

REMS requirement removed for rosiglitazone medications

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