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Pioglitazone and Glimepiride Dosing

General Information on Pioglitazone and Glimepiride Dosing

Some considerations for people taking pioglitazone and glimepiride include the following:
 
  • Pioglitazone and glimepiride should be taken by mouth once daily.
     
  • You can take pioglitazone and glimepiride with or without food. If pioglitazone and glimepiride bothers your stomach, try taking it with food.
     
  • Pioglitazone and glimepiride should be taken at the same time each day to maintain an even level of the medication in your blood.
     
  • If you do not take your pioglitazone and glimepiride as scheduled, take your next dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your normal dosing. Do not take a double dose of pioglitazone and glimepiride.
     
  • For pioglitazone and glimepiride to work properly, you have to take it as prescribed. Pioglitazone and glimepiride will not work if you take it differently than how your healthcare provider recommends.
     
  • If you are unsure about anything related to pioglitazone and glimepiride or pioglitazone and glimepiride dosing, talk to your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist. Do not stop taking pioglitazone and glimepiride without first discussing it with your healthcare provider.
     
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