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PIOGLITAZONE

PIOGLITAZONE

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Product: PIOGLITAZONE
Formulary: Generic Formulary
Category: Diabetes
Sub Group: ORAL ANTIDIABETICS & RELATED DRUGS
Dosages: 15 MG/30 mg
Unit of Packing: Tablets
In treatment of: treatment of type Diabetes Mellitus

Adverse Effects: 

  • Oedema 
  • Plasma volume expansion 
  • Weight gain
  • Headache 
  • Myalgia
  • Mild anaemia 
  • Back pain 
  • Sinusitis 
  • Pharyngitis 
  • Upper respiratory tract infections

Contraiindication: 

  • Hypersensitivity to the drug 
  • Hepatic impairment 
  • Cogestive heart failure 
  • Patients with moderately severe to severe cardiac disease(New York Heart Association class III and class IV cardiac diseases) 
  • Incresed liver enzyme levels(ALT level greater than 2. 5 times than normal)
  • Type 1 diabetes mellitus 
  • Diabetic ketoacidosis

Special Precaution: 

  • Cardiac diseases
  • Alcoholics
Servings: Oral: Starts with 15 to 30mg once daily; Increase if required based on patient`s response in increments up to 45mg once daily.