Effects of Hyperglycemia and Iron Deficiency on Kidney and Heart Function in Type 2 Diabetes Disease

  • Belma Aščić-Buturović Clinic of Endocrinology, Diabetes Mellitus and Metabolic Diseases, Univeristy Clinical Center of Sarajevo
  • Bećir Heljić Clinic of Endocrinology, Diabetes Mellitus and Metabolic Diseases, Univeristy Clinical Center of Sarajevo
Keywords: anemia, diabetes mellitus, heart failure, kidney failure

Abstract

Untreated anemia can caused significant cardiac and kidney damage. The aim of this study was to investigate the efficiency of anemia and hyperglycemia treatment in type 2 diabetes and their impact on kidney and heart impairment. The study is clinical retrospective and prospective and it was conducted in Clinic of Endocrinology, Diabetes Mellitus and Metabolic Diseases, University Clinical Center of Sarajevo. Prior to the study all patients were taking oral hypoglycemic drugs included sulfonylureas and biguanides. These subjects were put on 2 times daily fix mix insulin and biguanides after lunch. Each day, subjects received Iron tab 1 x 100 mg/ day, and C vitamin 1 x 100 mg/day. The results of our study are showing that effective treatment of glycaemia and anemia in patients with diabetes, reduces blood pressure, urine albumin secretion and pulse rate, diminishing cardiovascular damage and improving kidney function.

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Published
2006-02-20
How to Cite
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Aščić-Buturović B, Heljić B. Effects of Hyperglycemia and Iron Deficiency on Kidney and Heart Function in Type 2 Diabetes Disease. Bosn J of Basic Med Sci [Internet]. 2006Feb.20 [cited 2019Jun.17];6(1):78-1. Available from: https://www.bjbms.org/ojs/index.php/bjbms/article/view/3217
Section
Biochemistry