Journal of Diabetes Research / 2019 / Article / Tab 9

Research Article

Predictors of Effectiveness of Glucagon-Like Peptide-1 Receptor Agonist Therapy in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes and Obesity

Table 9

Triglyceride level decrease predictors.

Factor (levels at baseline)TG TG value

TG (mmol/l)2.6 (2.2; 7.1)1.6 (1.4; 2.0)0.002
GIP (pg/ml)331.5 (217.8; 368.5)417.3 (380.3; 461.4)0.019
Ghrelin after test (pg/ml)1.33 (0.88; 1.67)2.65 (2.42; 11.79)0.036

2 hours after breakfast in the meal tolerance test.