Amylin/Lilly's Byetta approved in Europe for use with basal insulin
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The European Commission has granted marketing authorisation to Amylin Pharmaceuticals and Lilly's Byetta (exenatide twice daily) as an adjunctive therapy to basal insulin, with or without metformin and/or Actos (pioglitazone), for the treatment of type 2 diabetes in adults who have not achieved adequate glycaemic control with these agents.
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