hrp0092p3-108 | Fat, Metabolism and Obesity | ESPE2019
, Todorova Zdravka
, Dimitrova-Mladenova Mihaela
, Stefanova Elisaveta
Background and Aims: Vitamin B12 is an essential micronutrient required for optimal hemopoetic, cardiovascular and neuro-cognitive functions. There are some literature data that Metformin induces vitamin B12 malabsorption, which may increase the risk of developing vitamin B12 deficiency and subsequently elevation of homocysteine levels. High concentrations of homocysteine has been associated with higher risk of coronary artery disease, arterial hypertension, h...