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Popular drug Metformin, which is used to treat diabetes, can provoke the development of cancer, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to Browser.
The reason for this is a poisonous chemical compound.
About 120 million people worldwide take Metformin, which is prescribed for diabetes first and second types. The drug activates an enzyme called AMP-activated protein kinase that helps to keep the blood sugar under control.
According to Professor Zbigniew Veleka from the Warsaw medical University on the substance spoken of as the miraculous cure that not only treats diabetes, but prolongs life, rejuvenates the body. Now, however, became aware of the facts of pollution substances.
According to sources in Germany and Asia, the production of the product using the toxic chemical N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), which has a negative impact on the liver and has a carcinogenic effect.
NDMA injected lab rats to accelerate the development of cancer.