Endocrine System Channel
Related Channels

Precautions and Warnings With Pioglitazone and Glimepiride

Who Should Not Take Pioglitazone and Glimepiride?

You should not take pioglitazone and glimepiride if you:
  • Are allergic to pioglitazone hydrochloride (Actos®), glimepiride (Amaryl®), or any inactive component used to make pioglitazone and glimepiride. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
  • Have diabetic ketoacidosis (a life-threatening condition that may occur with uncontrolled diabetes). This condition needs to be treated with insulin.


Precautions and Warnings With Pioglitazone and Glimepiride: A Summary

There are a number of situations in which pioglitazone and glimepiride should not be taken, as well as several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before starting the drug. However, it is possible that not all precautions and warnings with pioglitazone and glimepiride were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific warnings and precautions that may apply to you.
7 Signs of High Blood Sugar

Pioglitazone and Glimepiride Info

Terms of Use
Advertise with Us
Contact Us
About eMedTV
Privacy Policy
Copyright © 2006-2019 Clinaero, Inc.
eMedTV serves only as an informational resource. This site does not dispense medical advice or advice of any kind. Site users seeking medical advice about their specific situation should consult with their own physician. Click Terms of Use for more information.