Pioglit 7.5 Tablet

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    Pioglit 7.5 Tablet Information

    Pioglit 7.5 Tablet is a prescription medicine that is available as a Tablet. Primarily, it is used for the treatment of Diabetes Type 2. Pioglit 7.5 Tablet also has some secondary and off-label uses. These are listed below.

    The correct dosage of Pioglit 7.5 Tablet depends on the patient's age, gender, and medical history. Besides the medical condition it is advised for, the route of administration also plays an important role in determining the correct drug dosage. This information has been provided in detail in the dosage section.

    Pioglit 7.5 Tablet also has some side effects, the most common being Headache, Muscle Ache. While these are the most often observed Pioglit 7.5 Tablet side effects, there are can be others also. These have been listed below. Such side effects of Pioglit 7.5 Tablet normally do not last long and go away once the treatment is completed. However, if these continue for a longer time, consult your doctor right away.

    In addition, Pioglit 7.5 Tablet's effect is Moderate during pregnancy and Moderate for lactating mothers. It is important to know if Pioglit 7.5 Tablet has any effect on the kidney, liver and heart. Information on such adverse effects, if any, has been given in the Pioglit 7.5 Tablet related warnings section.

    Pioglit 7.5 Tablet is not recommended if you suffer from certain medical conditions as it can have adverse effects. Congestive Heart Failure (CHF), Bladder Cancer, Diabetes Type 1 are examples of such conditions. The section on Pioglit 7.5 Tablet contraindications lists all such conditions.

    Drug reaction of Pioglit 7.5 Tablet with other medicines has been reported. See below for a complete list.

    In addition to these precautions, you may also note that Pioglit 7.5 Tablet is safe while driving, and is is addictive in nature.



    Pioglit 7.5 Tablet Benefits & Uses

    Pioglit 7.5 Tablet is used to treat the following -

    Main Benefits

    • Diabetes Type 2

    Other Benefits

    Pioglit 7.5 Tablet Dosage & How to Take

    This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

    Find the right dosage based on disease and age

    Age Group Dosage
    Adult
    • Disease: Diabetes Type 2
    • Before or After Meal: With meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 15 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 1 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    Geriatric
    • Disease: Diabetes Type 2
    • Before or After Meal: With meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 15 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 1 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor


    Pioglit 7.5 Tablet Side Effects

    Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Pioglit 7.5 Tablet is used -

    Moderate

    Mild

    • Irregular heartbeat
    • Weight gain

    Common

    Pioglit 7.5 Tablet Related Warnings

    • Is the use of Pioglit 7.5 Tablet safe for pregnant women?


      Pioglit may have some side effects during pregnancy. Pregnant women should discontinue the use of Pioglit, and talk to their doctor, if they notice any discomfort.

      Moderate
    • Is the use of Pioglit 7.5 Tablet safe during breastfeeding?


      Women who are breastfeeding can experience some moderate side effects of Pioglit. Immediately discontinue Pioglit if you observe any side effects. Contact your doctor, and restart using it only if your doctor considers it safe for you.

      Moderate
    • What is the effect of Pioglit 7.5 Tablet on the Kidneys?


      Pioglit has very mild side effects on the kidneys.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Pioglit 7.5 Tablet on the Liver?


      There may be an adverse effect on the liver after taking Pioglit. If you observe any side effects on your body then stop taking this drug. Take this medicine again only if your doctor advises you to do so.

      Moderate
    • What is the effect of Pioglit 7.5 Tablet on the Heart?


      The heart can be affected by Pioglit. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it and consult your doctor. You should restart the medicine only after medical advice.

      Moderate


    Severe Interaction of Pioglit 7.5 Tablet with Other Drugs

    Pioglit 7.5 Tablet should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

    Severe

    Moderate



    Pioglit 7.5 Tablet Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Pioglit 7.5 Tablet unless your doctor advises you to do so -



    Frequently asked Questions about Pioglit 7.5 Tablet

    • Is this Pioglit 7.5 Tablet habit forming or addictive?


      No, there is no any evidence that Pioglit 7.5 Tablet is addictive.

      No
    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


      Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking Pioglit 7.5 Tablet since it will not make you feel sleepy.

      Safe
    • Is it safe?


      Yes, but take Pioglit 7.5 Tablet only as per medical advice.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
    • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


      Pioglit 7.5 Tablet is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

      No

    Pioglit 7.5 Tablet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    • Interaction between Food and Pioglit 7.5 Tablet


      Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Pioglit 7.5 Tablet together with food.

      Unknown
    • Interaction between Alcohol and Pioglit 7.5 Tablet


      Chances of side effects of drinking alcohol while taking Pioglit 7.5 Tablet are low. If you feel any adverse effects, please seek medical advice as soon as possible.

      Mild


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    This medicine data has been created by -

    Vikas Chauhan

    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    5 Years of Experience



    References

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Actos (pioglitazone hydrochloride)

    KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 276-277

    April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 1032-1033



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