Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Duetact

Descriptions


Pioglitazone and glimepiride combination is used to treat a type of diabetes mellitus called type 2 diabetes. It is used together with a proper diet and exercise to help control blood sugar levels.

Pioglitazone helps your body use insulin better. Glimepiride stimulates the release of insulin from the pancreas which will help your body turn food into energy.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Tablet