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Composition FOR K PIO 30mg tablet

Pioglitazone(30mg)

food interaction for K PIO tablet

alcohol interaction for K PIO tablet

pregnancy interaction for K PIO tablet

lactation interaction for K PIO tablet

medicine interaction for K PIO tablet

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alcohol
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It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take K pio 30mg tablet at a fixed time.
Taking pioglitazone with alcohol may affect blood glucose levels in patients with diabetes.
UNSAFE
K pio 30mg tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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  • SALT INFORMATION FOR K PIO 30mg tablet

    Pioglitazone(30mg)

    K pio tablet uses

    K pio 30mg tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.

    How k pio tablet works

    K pio 30mg tablet restores the body's ability to use insulin, lowering the blood sugar levels. K pio 30mg tablet also decreases the amount of glucose absorbed from food in the intestine and decreases glucose production in the liver.

    Common side effects of k pio tablet

    Blurred vision, Respiratory tract infection, Bone fracture, Numbness.

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    Expert advice FOR K PIO tablet

    • Notify your doctor if you have liver disease. 
    • Notify your doctor if you have or ever had urinary bladder cancer.
    • Pioglitazone does not help patients who have type 1 diabetes.
    • Type 2 diabetes can be controlled with a proper diet alone or a diet along with exercise. A planned diet and exercising are always important when you have diabetes, even when you are taking antidiabetic medicines. 
    • Notify your doctor if you had a heart failure in the past. 

    Frequently asked questions FOR K PIO 30mg tablet

    Pioglitazone

    Q. Does pioglitazone cause hair loss?
    No, pioglitazone does not cause hair loss. However, if you experience such side effects, consult your doctor
    Q. Does pioglitazone cause bladder cancer or any other cancer?
    In clinical studies, more people who took pioglitazone for more than one year developed bladder cancer as compared to those who did not take pioglitazone. It is recommended to consult your doctor about the risk of taking this medication if you have had bladder cancer in the past or have a history of passing blood in urine. No other cancer type has been linked with use of pioglitazone
    Q. Does pioglitazone cause heart failure?
    Pioglitazone can cause fluid retention, which may worsen or precipitate heart failure
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    Q. Is pioglitazone safe?
    Pioglitazone is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.

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    Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)