Diabetes drugs may create health risks for pancreas
POSTED: Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 12:36pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 12:37pm
WASHINGTON D.C. — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is looking into whether recently released drugs to manage diabetes may cause pancreatitis and even pancreatic cancer.
The agency is advising people with diabetes to continue with their current medications until they can talk with their physicians about their drug treatment.
Here's a list of some of the recent drugs that are being investigated for higher risks.