Piopar-MF 7.5 Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 11:03 am

Piopar-MF 7.5 Tablet

Uses of Piopar-MF 7.5 Tablet

Piopar-MF 7.5 Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Diabetes

Side effects of Piopar-MF 7.5 Tablet

The most common side effects of Piopar-MF 7.5 Tablet are – Headache, Congestive Heart Failure, Edema, Blurred Vision, Decreased Visual Acuity, Macular Edema, Pharyngitis, Sinusitis, Tooth Disorders, Fractures, Myalgia

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Piopar-MF 7.5 Tablet

Do not use Piopar-MF 7.5 Tablet if you are allergic to – Pioglitazone, Metformin

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Piopar-MF 7.5 Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Piopar-MF 7.5 Tablet works

Piopar-MF 7.5 Tablet contains – Pioglitazone, Metformin

Pioglitazone works by increasing the body’s sensitivity to insulin, a natural substance that helps control blood sugar levels.

Metformin decreases hepatic glucose production, decreases intestinal absorption of glucose and improves insulin sensitivity by increasing peripheral glucose uptake and utilization.

Dosage of Piopar-MF 7.5 Tablet

The dosage of Piopar-MF 7.5 Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Piopar-MF 7.5 Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Piopar-MF 7.5 Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

Information will be added soon.

Driving

Information will be added soon.

Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Pioz MF -7.5 Tablet  ( USV Ltd. )

72.60  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Interaction

Drug :- gemfibrozil, rifampin: Possibly altered glucose control.

ketoconazole: Possibly decreased metabolism of pioglitazone.

oral contraceptives: Possibly decreased effectiveness of oral contraceptives.

About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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