Diabetes Medication Choice

  • Diabetes Medication Choice decision aid cards provide information on medications commonly used to treat type 2 diabetes.
  • The information gathered from relevant research studies is organized into 7 issues that may be of interest to the patient.


Decision aids to be used during the encounter:

Online interactive version

English                               Spanish

English Full Set                    Spanish Full Set

HBA1C Reduction               HBA1C Reduction
Daily Routine                       Daily Routine
Low Blood Sugar                 Low Blood Sugar
Cost                                        Cost
Daily Sugar Test                  Daily Sugar Test
Considerations                    Considerations
Weight                                  Weight

Decision aids in practice:  

Video demonstration of the cards and pamphlet

Additional resources


DISCLAIMER:  No decision aid replaces the conversation patients should have with their clinicians to make important, clinical decisions.  Use of these decision aids carries no liability to its developers or to the Mayo Clinic Foundation for Education and Research.

If you download our decision aids, we would love to hear from you!  Please send us a note at kerunit@mayo.edu to let us know who you are, why you are interested in the decision aid(s), and how you plan to use them.  Remember to check back to this page periodically to make sure you are using the most up-to-date version(s).

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