MicroBiome Therapeutics: Reducing Side-Effects of Drugs Like Metformin

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Earlier this year, Colorado-based MicroBiome Therapeutics kicked off a round of funding to finance a drug intended to improve the tolerability of Metformin (also known as Glucophage), a popular diabetes drug with numerous side-effects. If this drug, a reformulation of Metformin know as NM505 , is successful, it will provide relief to the approximately 50% of Metformin patients who experience diarrhea from the drug and the approximately 25% of patients who experience vomiting. Read more at: http://medcitynews.com/2015/04/colorado-startups-microbiome-modulating-drug-improve-metformin-tolerability/?rf=1 or http://www.mbiome.com/.

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