Are you aged 30 – 80 and taking 1 or 2 different tablets to treat your diabetes?

If you can answer YES to the questions above, you may be able help us with a new research project:


Improving treatment of Type 2 Diabetes, by finding the right diabetes medication for the right patient

We are looking for patients to try 3 different regularly prescribed diabetes drugs over a year.

By taking a second or third drug alongside your current medication you can help us to choose more effective treatments and improve diabetes care in the future.

Taking part will involve 6 appointments over a year:

  • 4 x 1-hour appointments for blood & urine samples and information about your diabetes (at 0, 4, 8 and 12 months)
  • 1 x 3-hour appointment with a liquid-meal drink and a series of blood tests
  • 1 x 30 minute final appointment to discuss your results


For more information and to find out if you are eligible take part, please contact the study team direct using the contact details below (or speak to your diabetes doctor or nurse):

  • Telephone: 01226 4350
  • Email: