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Posted 19 Mar 2017 by • 0 answers
My sugar level is controlled very well since I started using pioglitazone 30 mg once a day. Only side effect is that ; have started gaining weight. What can I do to avoid gaining weight?
Posted 27 Apr 2016 by • 0 answers
Does it take effect right away or do I need to wait 4 weeks taking the medication for it to be in my system to work.
Posted 6 Jan 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 24 Jul 2014 by • 1 answer
I am aged 48;diagnosed diabetes type-2 in March-2013;My doct.prescribe drugs Getformin-2mg (metformin+glimpride) twice a day along with asprin 75mg once in morning & Zolid plus (pioglitazone 15mg+metformin 500mg) once to be taken at night;I found excellent result in managing control of blood ...
Posted 19 Jan 2015 by • 1 answer
Posted 2 Nov 2014 by • 1 answer
I came to know that long term use of pioglitazone may cause cancer, and therefore, FDA has banned the drug. Is it true? Please let me know. Thank you
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Posted 28 May 2013 by • 1 answer
By what mechanism does the rosiglitazone cause an increased risk of MI but pioglitazone does not have this effect?
Posted 9 Jul 2013 by • 1 answer
Sir, i am 21 year old girl who is suffering from TYPE 2 DM since 8 years. I were used the drug pioglitazone. About 1 weak ago , it is banned in our country INDIA. So what will i have instead of pioglitazone? I am also consuming GLIMEPIRIDE 2 mg ,VILDAGLIPTIN 50 mg & VOGLIBOSE 0.2 mg tablets.
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Posted 17 Nov 2011 by • 1 answer
... trice daily and my blood sugar level is under control. I am suffering from severe pain in my right leg thigh. Is it because of diabete? What medicine I must take to get rid of this killing pain. Kindly advice
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