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Review Article

Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptor Agonists: Do They Increase Cardiovascular Risk?

Table 2

The effect of TZDs on CV risk. The table shows a comparison between rosiglitazone and pioglitazone on lipid profile and HbA1c levels in various studies [1923].

TZDs versus placeboPioglitazoneRosiglitazone

Total cholesterolNeutralRaised
LDLNeutralRaised
HDLRaisedRaised
TriglyceridesReducedNeutral
HbA1c 1–1.5% 1–1.5%

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