Related ConditionsKidney DiseaseMedication New Diabetes Medications Help Kidneys Absorb Less Sugar The recently approved drugs may also help with modest weight loss. estaff Published: February 11, 2014 0 Print Email Facebook Twitter Two new medications are available to individuals with diabetes that may help lower blood glucose levels and lead to moderate weight loss. To continue reading this article you must be a paid subscriber Subscribe Subscribe to Heart Advisor Get the next year of Heart Advisor for just $20. And access all of our online content - over 2,000 articles - free of charge. Subscribe today and save 38%. It's like getting 5 months FREE! Already Subscribed? Click Here to Sign In | Forgot your password?