General Information:

Id: 2,205 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Diabetes mellitus, type II - [OMIM]
Insulin resistance
Homo sapiens
article
Reference: Hundal RS et al.(2002) Mechanism by which high-dose aspirin improves glucose metabolism in type 2 diabetes. J. Clin. Invest. 109: 1321-1326 [PMID: 12021247]

Interaction Information:

Comment In nine type 2 diabetic subjects high-dose aspirin treatment resulted in a approximately 25% reduction in fasting plasma glucose, associated with a approximately 15% reduction in total cholesterol and C-reactive protein, a approximately 50% reduction in triglycerides, and a approximately 30% reduction in insulin clearance, despite no change in body weight.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 18478

drug/chemical compound

Aspirin

decreases_quantity of

drug/chemical compound

Cholesterol

in blood
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