Consider the CV Benefits of Different SGLT2 Inhibitors

You'll hear more about the CV benefits of SGLT2 inhibitors (canagliflozin, etc).

Reps will say canagliflozin (Invokana) is now approved to reduce CV events in adults with type 2 diabetes and CV disease...while empagliflozin (Jardiance) is only approved to reduce CV death.

But canagliflozin's approval is based on nonsignificant reductions in CV death, MI, or stroke...lumped into a significant composite outcome.

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