pioglitazone


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pi·o·glit·a·zone

 (pī′ō-glĭt′ə-zōn′)
n.
A thiazolidinedione drug, C19H20N2O3S, used in its hydrochloride form to treat type 2 diabetes.

[pio-, origin unknown + -glitazone, thiazolidinedione suff.; see rosiglitazone.]
Translations

pioglitazone

n pioglitazona
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Pioglitazone is a special ligand of peroxisome proliferators-activated receptor-[gamma] (PPAR-[gamma]).
Objective: To determine the effect of pioglitazone on cardiometabolic risk factors in non-diabetic patients with dyslipidaemia.
Metformin is not effective in fatty liver disease but drugs like pioglitazone works.
Objective: To evaluate and compare the effects of telmisartan and pioglitazone on peripheral insulin resistance in diabetic mice.
LONG-TERM PIOGLITAZONE is not only safe for patients with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis and prediabetes or type 2 diabetes mellitus but may be associated with significant improvements in fatty liver disease outcomes, compared with placebo, a study showed.
Long-term pioglitazone is not only safe for patients with non-alcoholic steatohepatitis and prediabetes or type 2 diabetes but may be associated with significant improvements in fatty liver disease outcomes, compared with placebo, a study showed.
Pioglitazone, a drug used for type 2 diabetes, may prevent recurrent stroke and heart attacks in people with insulin resistance but without diabetes.
Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (Takeda) today commented on letters to the editor published in the December 15th Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), referencing Pioglitazone Use and Risk of Bladder Cancer and Other Common Cancers in Persons With Diabetes, the 10-year epidemiology study of pioglitazone use conducted by the University of Pennsylvania (U.
Those Type-2 DM patients, diagnosed by the clinician, who have uncontrolled plasma glucose, determined by anyone of FBS>130mg/dl, PPBS>180mg/dl, and HbA1c>7% with a combination therapy of Metformin (1000mg) & Glimepiride (2mg) for at least 4wks and then treated with either additional Metformin (500mg) or Pioglitazone (15mg) as add-on therapy were included in the study.
An analysis of more than 160,000 British diabetics found that those taking either rosiglitazone or pioglitazone had a 28 percent lower incidence of Parkinson's than people taking other diabetes treatments.
The magnitude of the effect of vitamin E on NASH was comparable to pioglitazone, metformin, and obeticholic acid," Dr.
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