- Methods: 19 patients with type 2 diabetes treated with sulfonilurea who need nutritional supplementation due to of malnutrition. Before and after supplementation with two bricks per day, anthropometric measures and blood samples for determination of fasting plasma levels of albumin, lipids and glycosylated hemoglobin (HbA1c) were obtained. Formula Composition (grams of proteins/carbohydrates/fats/fiber in 100ml): 7.5/12.95/7.5/1.7. Statistics: Repeated measures analysis for variance with Wilcoxon test. Informed consent prior to study screening was obtained. Results: Nutritional and glycemic parameters significantly improved. Plasmatic triglycerides and cholesterol decreased. Anthropometry and impedance improved but not significantly.