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Pioglitazone: Oral tablet

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  • Reported side effects
  • Daily life interactions

Available Strengths
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Pioglitazone 45mg Tablet
Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: ACTOS  |  45
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Pioglitazone 30mg Tablet
Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: ACTOS  |  30
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Pioglitazone 15mg Tablet
Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: ACTOS  |  15
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Pioglitazone 15mg Tablet
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: M 48 
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Pioglitazone 30mg Tablet
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: M 228 
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Pioglitazone 45mg Tablet
Mylan Institutional LLC formerly UDL Laboratories Inc
Pill Identification: M 318 
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Pioglitazone 45mg Tablet
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: SZ 246  |  45
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Pioglitazone 45mg Tablet
International Labs, Inc. for Walmart
Pill Identification: ACTOS  |  45
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Pioglitazone 15mg Tablet
International Labs, Inc. for Walmart
Pill Identification: ACTOS  |  15
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Pioglitazone 30mg Tablet
International Labs, Inc. for Walmart
Pill Identification: ACTOS  |  30
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Pioglitazone 45mg Tablet
Sandoz Inc
Pill Identification: SZ 246  |  45
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Pioglitazone 15mg Tablet
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: M 48 
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Pioglitazone 30mg Tablet
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: M 228 
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Pioglitazone 45mg Tablet
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: ACTOS  |  45
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Pioglitazone 30mg Tablet
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: ACTOS  |  30
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Pioglitazone 15mg Tablet
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: ACTOS  |  15
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Pioglitazone 45mg Tablet
Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: ML 91 
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Pioglitazone 45mg Tablet
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: ACTOS  |  45
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Pioglitazone 30mg Tablet
Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: ML 87 
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Pioglitazone 30mg Tablet
American Health Packaging
Pill Identification: ACTOS  |  30
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Pioglitazone 45mg Tablet
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: W  |  45
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Pioglitazone 45mg Tablet
Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: M 318 
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Pioglitazone 30mg Tablet
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: W  |  30
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Pioglitazone 15mg Tablet
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: W  |  15
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Pioglitazone 15mg Tablet
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: ACTOS  |  15
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Pioglitazone 45mg Tablet
Accord Healthcare, Inc.
Pill Identification: PIO  |  45
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Pioglitazone 30mg Tablet
Accord Healthcare, Inc.
Pill Identification: PIO  |  30
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Pioglitazone 15mg Tablet
Accord Healthcare, Inc.
Pill Identification: P  |  15

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Pioglitazone: Oral tablet

What is this medicine?

PIOGLITAZONE (pye oh GLI ta zone) helps to treat type 2 diabetes. It helps to control blood sugar. Treatment is combined with diet and exercise.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Actos: Oral tablet

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Drugs Related by Class to Pioglitazone: Oral tablet
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Class Name : Thiazolidinedione/Glitazone Antidiabetics

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Pioglitazone: Oral tablet
Usage by Gender
38.84%
61.16%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
0.02%
1.97%
32.72%
65.29%
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