The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
Pioglitazone/Metformin (Actoplus met)
January 30, 2006 (Issue: 1227)For patients with diabetes poorly controlled with a single oral drug, addition of a second drug with a different mechanism can be helpful. A fixed-dose combination (Actoplus met - Takeda) of two widely used antihyperglycemic drugs, the...more
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