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Lita -M is a thiazolidinedione antidiabetic, prescribed for type 2 diabetes in certain patients. It is used along with diet and exercise. It may be used alone or with other antidiabetic medicines. It lowers blood sugar by reducing insulin resistance.  

Drug information on Lita -M (Metformin) from Intra Labs India Pvt. Ltd.

Lita -M

  Tablet  
Intra Labs India Pvt. Ltd.
Generic : Pioglitazone
 35.00
500/15mg
10 Tablets
Combination of Generics : Pioglitazone, Metformin
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Side effects of Pioglitazone

  Heart: Congestive heart failure.

  Central Nervous System: Headache.

  Eye and ENT: Inflammation of pharynx, swelling of the retina.

  Gastrointestinal: Tooth disorders.

  Liver: Elevated liver enzymes, inflammation or damage of liver.

  Blood: Anemia.

  Metabolic: Low glucose level with symptoms of shakiness, dizziness, sweating, headache, pale skin, hunger.

  Musculoskeletal: Bone fractures, muscle pain.

  Respiratory: Upper respiratory tract infection, sinusitis.

  Miscellaneous: Edema.

When is Pioglitazone not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity, type 1 diabetes mellitus, symptomatic or history of heart failure, diabetic ketoacidosis, children less than 18 years, pregnancy and breastfeeding.


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