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Rosiglitazone Information

Rosiglitazone Benefits & Uses

Rosiglitazone is used to treat the following -

  1. टाइप 2 मधुमेह Primary

Rosiglitazone 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.

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Ingredients of Rosiglitazone


Rosiglitazone Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Rosiglitazone is used -

  1. Blurred vision
  2. Respiratory tract infection
  3. Bone Fracture
  4. Numbness or tingling
  5. Nausea or vomiting
  6. Skin Rash Mild
  7. Weight Loss
  8. Anxiety दुर्लभ
  9. Coma
  10. Confusion
  11. Dark colored (brown) urine
  12. Loss of appetite

Rosiglitazone Related Warnings

Is the use of Rosiglitazone safe for pregnant women?

Rosiglitazone shows severe side effect on pregnant women. For this reason, pregnant women should only take it after taking medical advice.


Is the use of Rosiglitazone safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Rosiglitazone. It should only be taken after medical advice.


What is the effect of Rosiglitazone on the Kidneys?

Rosiglitazone may have severe effects on your kidney, so do not take it without consulting your doctor.


What is the effect of Rosiglitazone on the Liver?

Use of Rosiglitazone may be dangerous for the liver. Do not use it without doctor's advice.


What is the effect of Rosiglitazone on the Heart?

Effects of Rosiglitazone on heart can be severe. It is not safe to use without doctor's advice.


Severe Interaction of Rosiglitazone with Other Drugs

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

Rosiglitazone Contraindications

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

  1. Anemia
  2. Edema
  3. Heart Disease
  4. Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
  5. Diabetes Type 1
  6. Liver Disease
  7. Allergy

Frequently asked Questions about Rosiglitazone

Is this Rosiglitazone habit forming or addictive?

Rosiglitazone is not addictive in nature.


Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Rosiglitazone does not cause dizziness or sleep, so you can drive a vehicle or operate machinery also.


Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Rosiglitazone only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Rosiglitazone cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.


Rosiglitazone Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Rosiglitazone

There isn't any research available on the side effects of taking Rosiglitazone with food.


Interaction between Alcohol and Rosiglitazone

Side effects of drinking alcohol and taking Rosiglitazone at the same time are rare and minor. However, if you face any side effects, talk to your doctor immediately.

This medicine data has been created by -
Dr. Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Dr. Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Avandia (rosiglitazone maleate) Tablets
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 276-277