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Avandia

rosiglitazone
Rosiglitazone is used together with diet and exercise to improve blood sugar control in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Rosiglitazone may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
rosiglitazone
DRUG TYPE
thiazolidinediones

Frequently Asked Questions

Rosiglitazone can cause or worsen congestive heart failure. You should not use this medicine if you have severe or uncontrolled heart failure.

Stop using this medicine and call your doctor at once if you have shortness of breath (especially when lying down), unusual tiredness, swelling, or rapid weight gain.

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Avandia tablet 2 mg4 mg

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