Forxiga Treats Diabetes Type 2 By Spilling Glucose in the Urine – and Wasting Energy
Majid Ali, M.D.
A reader asked, “How does Forxiga, the new drug for diabetes, work? Here is mt answer: Forxiga lowers blood glucose level by spilling glucose from the kidneys. What does that really mean? It means wasting large amounts of energy in the body.
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which lower blood glucose level by removing glucose from the kidneys. What does that really mean? It means wasting large amounts of energy in the body.
Forxiga, a new heavily marketed drug doe treating diabetes Type 2 belongs to a new class of drugs called Gliflozins, which lower blood glucose level by removing glucose from the kidneys. What does that really mean? It means wasting large amounts of energy in the body.
What individuals need is to make excess glucose in their blood be driven into the cells for efficient extraction of extract ATP energy from it. Simply spilling glucose in the urine is wasting sorely needed energy. Please read my article entitled “The Crank and Crank-shaft Model of Diabetes” for detailed information.
Forxiga belongs to the Gliflozins family of drugs and may prove very helpful for people who must have some drugs for diabetes. Drugs in this family are specific and potent inhibitors of the sodium-glucose linked transporter2 (SGLT2) protein, Development of gliflozins has focused on their inhibition of SGLT2 protein function in the kidney while their mode of action in other metabolic tissues has not been characterized.
Early in 2015, 4AstraZeneca announced that its Forxiga (diabetes drug) sales ripped higher by 139% in 2014, fueled by the strong launch of the drug. This, of course, says nothing aboiut the real value of Forxiga.