MIMS Diabetes Clinic

Latest news and quick-reference resources collated by the MIMS editors to support primary care prescribing for type I and type II diabetes mellitus.

Latest news

Three Insuman insulin presentations to be discontinued

Three Insuman insulin presentations to be discontinued

The Insuman range is being rationalised owing to manufacturing...

Prescribers reassured over metformin contamination

Prescribers reassured over metformin contamination

Trace amounts of the potential carcinogen N-nitrosodimethylamine...

NICE recommends 'innovative' treatment for type I diabetes

NICE recommends 'innovative' treatment for type I diabetes

Dapagliflozin (Forxiga) has been approved for routine...

Reduce insulin doses carefully when starting GLP-1 agonists, MHRA advises

Reduce insulin doses carefully when starting GLP-1 agonists, MHRA advises

A careful stepwise approach is needed when reducing...

NICE recommends new triple therapy option for diabetes

NICE recommends new triple therapy option for diabetes

Ertugliflozin (Steglatro) can now be prescribed routinely...

At-a-glance product comparison charts.

Insulin Preparations

Insulin Preparations

Insulin Delivery Devices

Insulin Delivery Devices

Antidiabetic Agents, Use in Renal Impairment
Blood Glucose Testing Strips and Meters

Blood Glucose Testing Strips and Meters

Finger Prickers and Compatible Lancets

Finger Prickers and Compatible Lancets


Summaries of key national guidance.




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Proteinuria

Urine albumin: creatinine ratio (ACR), protein: creatinine ratio (PCR), and degree of renal impairment.

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HbA 1c units

Enter glycated haemoglobin
( HbA 1c ) value in % to convert to mmol/mol, and vice versa.

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