Table 1

List of medications prescribed in both groups

T2DM medicationARBs/ACE inhibitorsStatinsOthers
Metformin 2 g/dayLosartan 25 mgSimvastatin 20 mgThioctic acid 600 mg
Pioglitazone 30 mgEnalapril 5 mgAntihypertensive agents
Linagliptine 5 mgNa+ proton pump inhibitors
Liraglutide 1.8 mg od
Glargine insulin
Glulisine insulin
Empaglifozin 10 mg
  • ARB, angiotensin II receptor blocker; od, once daily; T2DM, type 2 diabetes mellitus.