Weigh Pros and Cons of SGLT2 Inhibitors for Kidney Protection

You'll see more interest in using SGLT2 inhibitors (Invokana, etc) for renal protection in patients with type 2 diabetes.

Earlier findings from CV studies suggest SGLT2 inhibitors may protect the kidneys...probably by lowering intraglomerular pressure.

Now there's evidence in patients with chronic kidney disease.

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