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Research Study Seeks Women With Type 2 Diabetes

Have you recently been diagnosed with Type II diabetes?

University of Washington researchers in the Departments of Pharmacy and OBGYN are seeking women (18-45 years) to participate in an outpatient research study at University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC). This study involves evaluation of metformin, an FDA approved medication to treat Type II diabetes.

Elibigility:

18-45 years of age

-Recently diagnosed with Type II Diabetes

-Provide a negative pregnancy test

-Not yet started on drug treatment

Participation includes:

-2 longer study visits (about 4 hrs and 12 hrs in length)

-Up to 2 brief screening visits

-Blood and urine sample collection

-May earn up to $440 with free parking on study days

If you are interested in learning more about this study, please contact our research coordinators at (206) 543-5600.