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Duetact

Pioglitazone Hcl/Glimepiride
Glimepiride and pioglitazone is a combination of two oral diabetes medicines that help control blood sugar levels. Glimepiride and pioglitazone is a combination medicine used together with diet and exercise to improve blood sugar control in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus. This medicine is not for treating type 1 diabetes. Glimepiride and pioglitazone may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
Pioglitazone Hcl/Glimepiride
DRUG TYPE
Diabetes

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You should not use this medicine if you have severe or uncontrolled heart failure, active bladder cancer, or diabetic ketoacidosis (call your doctor for treatment).

This medicine can cause or worsen congestive heart failure. Call your doctor at once if you have shortness of breath (even with mild exertion), swelling, or rapid weight gain.

Similar Drugs

Brand Name Examples Supplied As Strength
Duetact Tablet 30 Mg-4 Mg30 Mg-2 Mg
Generic Examples Supplied As Strength
Glimepiride-Pioglitazone Hydrochloride Tablet 30 Mg-2 Mg30 Mg-4 Mg

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