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Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
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Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By USV PVT LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 77.31
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Pioglitazone(7.5 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
Anti-diabetic

Medical Description

Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is an anti-diabetic medicine containing Pioglitazone as its active ingredient. It is useful in improving the blood sugar levels of type 2 diabetes mellitus patients. While taking this medicine you should be cautious of your diet and should also exercise regularly. It should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed. It can be taken with or without food. Before using this medicine, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history. Your doctor may frequently ask you to monitor your blood sugar levels while on treatment.
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Uses of Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is used in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients to improve their blood sugar levels, along with diet and exercise.

Contraindications of Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to Pioglitazone or any of the ingredient of Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets.
  • If you have diabetic ketoacidosis (uncontrolled diabetes along with nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, rapid weight loss).
  • If you are suffering from any heart problems like heart failure.
  • If you have any problems with your liver
  • If you ever had or have bladder cancer
  • If you notice blood in your urine and your doctor is not aware of it

Side effects of Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Respiratory tract infection like cough, sneezing, runny nose, sore throat
  • Weight gain
  • Numbness
  • Abnormal or blurred vision

Precautions and Warnings of Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets during pregnancy?
A:
Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets should not be used during pregnancy as there is limited information about its safety during pregnancy. Please consult your doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby before starting this medicine.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets while breastfeeding?
A:
Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets should not use this medicine while breastfeeding as it is unknown if Pioglitazone passes into breast milk. Please consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets?
A:
Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets may blur your vision and make you feel dizzy, you should avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets?
A:
You should avoid consuming alcohol while on treatment with Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You suffer from any liver disease.
  • You are suffering from any heart problem like irregular heartbeat, heart failure.
  • You are suffering from a certain type of diabetic eye disease called macular oedema.
  • You notice any type of swelling or have fluid retention, as Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets may worsen your condition.
  • You have cysts on your ovaries
  • This medicine may increase the risk of bone fractures,
  • When taking this medicine along with other antidiabetic medicines, you may experience episodes of low blood sugar. Always carry sugar or a bar of chocolate, do not consume sugar free at such episodes.
  • Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is not recommended for use in patients below 18 years of age.

Mode of Action of Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

Pioglitazone in Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets works by helping the body make better use of the insulin it produces.

Directions for Use of Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It can be taken with or without food. It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results and should not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.
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Interactions of Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets may interact with other medicines, discuss with your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbal preparations you are taking. Also, you should inform your doctor if you have a planned surgery or vaccination scheduled.
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  • Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets should be used with caution along with gemfibrozil (used to lower blood cholesterol) and rifampicin (antibiotic) as it may after its effects. Close monitoring of your blood sugar levels is necessary.
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Interactions with food items

Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets can be taken with or without food.

Storage and disposal of Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Store Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat. Keep it away from children and pets. Do not use expired or damaged medicines. Discard any unused medicine properly, do not flush in the toilet or throw it into the drain.
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Dosage of Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

Please seek immediate medical care if you experience any symptoms of low blood sugar (dizziness, shakkiness, confusion, anxiety, palpitations, etc) or suspect an overdose with Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets.
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a double dose of medicine to compensate for the missed one.
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the use of Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets?

A: Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is used in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients to improve their blood sugar levels, along with diet and exercise.

Q: How to take Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets?

A: Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water, with or without food. Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.

Q: Can Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets be given to children?

A: No, Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is not recommended for use in patients less than 18 years old, as there is limited safety information available.

Q: What does Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets contain?

A: Pioz 7.5mg Strip Of 10 Tablets contains Pioglitazone as its active component, it belongs to a group of antidiabetic medicines.
Last Updated on: 17 Feb 2021 | 01:39 PM (IST)
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