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Management of metformin-associated lactic acidosis

  • At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
  • Type: Poster
  • By: KUO, Ya-Hui (Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei, China Taiwan)
  • Abstract:

    I. Background: The most frequently used treatment of metformin-associated lactic acidosis (MALA) is supportive measures in conjunction with heamodialysis. Bicarbonate therapy is controversial but an alternative. II. Aim: Our aim is to evaluate the characteristics and treatments of MALA in our hospital. III.Method: We retrospectively identified


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