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Pizone 30 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Pizone Tablet

Pizone 30 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes. It is used along with diet and exercise to improve blood sugar control in adults with type 2 diabetes.

Pizone Tablet side effects

Common
  • Weight gain
  • Blurred vision
  • Respiratory tract infection
  • Numbness
  • Bone fracture

How to use Pizone Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Pizone 30 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Pizone Tablet works

Pizone 30 mg Tablet is an anti-diabetic medication. It works by increasing the body's sensitivity to insulin, a natural substance that helps control blood sugar levels.

Pizone Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Pizone 30 mg Tablet. Taking pioglitazone with alcohol may affect blood glucose levels in patients with diabetes.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Pizone 30 mg 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.
Lactation
Pizone 30 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Monitor the breastfed baby’s blood sugar during treatment with Pizone 30 mg Tablet
Driving
SAFE
Pizone 30 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Pizone 30 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Pizone 30 mg Tablet is recommended.
Use of Pizone 30 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients undergoing dialysis.
Liver
CAUTION
Pizone 30 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Pizone 30 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Pizone 30 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Pizone Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Pizone 30 mg Tablet, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • Pizone 30 mg Tablet helps to control blood sugar level and avoid long-term complications.
  • You should continue to exercise regularly, eat a healthy diet, and take your other diabetes medicines along with Pizone 30 mg Tablet.
  • Full effect may be visible after several weeks of starting Pizone 30 mg Tablet.
  • Weight gain, headache, and swelling due to fluid build-up may occur.
  • Notify your doctor if you experience shortness of breath, heart problems, or any abnormal swelling.
  • May not be suitable for patients with a history of heart failure or bladder cancer.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Pizone with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Defmark, Zacdef, Ecodef
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Budojet
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Kopram
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Psycool, Proparise
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Acert, Dipain
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Zencort-M, Welone
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Flotin, Serodep
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Excrete
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Nudiglue-C
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Pizone

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Sir/madam Diabetes type--Type-2 Diabetes Im taking 1 tablet in morning after TIFFIN. Tablet--GLYCOMET-GP2 FORTE. This 1 tablet sufficient as my Diabetes checkup results.& My liver Mildly enlarged this is my problem so pls expalin only 1 Tablet wii effect on any parts of my body Pls ExplainFBS-170 PPBS-190
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Diabetes Specialist
Need to examine and priscribe medicine for you.Without examine , can't priscribe any medicine in your case.so plz consult doctor near by or can visit our clinic
I have type 2 diabetes. Can I use IME-9 tablets.if yes. Tell me the dosage and when
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Skin Specialist
yes you can usehttps://www.1mg.com/otc/ime-9-tablet-otc3286611-1 Tablet after lunch & dinner,take this medicine along with your treatment
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References
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