DIABETONORM TAB

24.00 EGP

Each tablet contains: Pioglitazone Hcl 49.6 mg eq. to 45 Pioglitazone.

DIABETONORM TAB; pioglitazone, blood glucose regulators .

ACTIVE-INGREDIENT OF DIABETONORM TAB

Each tablet contains: Pioglitazone Hcl 49.6 mg eq. to 45 Pioglitazone.

INDICATION OF DIABETONORM TAB

Pioglitazone is indicated in the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus: as monotherapy. – in adult patients ( particularly overweight patients) inadequately controlled by diet and exercise for whom metformin is inappropriate because of contraindications or intolerance; as dual oral therapy in combination with. – a sulphonylurea, only in adult patients who show intolerance to metformin is contraindicated , with insufficient glycaemic control despite maximal tolerated dose of monotherapy with a sulphonylurea; Pioglitazone is also indicated for combination with insulin in type 2 diabetes mellitus in adult patients with insuffiecient glycaemic control or insulin for whom metformin is inappropriate because of contraindiactions or intolerance. After initiation of therapy with pioglitazone, patients should be reviewed after 3 to 6 months to assess adequacy of response to treatment ( reduction in HbA1c). In patients who fail to show an adequate response, pioglitazone should be discontinued. In light of potential risks with prolonged therapy, prescribes should confirm at subsequent routine reviews that the benefit of pioglitazone is maintained.

DOSAGE OF DIABETONORM TAB

Follow all directions given to you by your pharmacist or doctor carefully . They may differ from the information contained in this leaflet

Ask your pharmacist or doctor for help if you do not understand the instructions on the box .

The recommended dose is : –

Posology: Pioglitazone treatment may be initiated at 15 mg or 30 mg once daily. The dose may be increased in increments up to 45 mg once daily. In combination with insulin, the current insulin dose can be continued upon initiation of pioglitazone therapy. If patients report hypoglycaemia, the dose of insulin should be decreased. Special population: Elderly: No dose adjustment is necessary for elderly patients. Physicians should start treatment with the lowest available dose and increase the dose gradually, particularly when pioglitazone is used in combination with insulin. Renal impairment : No dose adjustment is necessary in patients with impaired renal function ( creatinine clearance . 4 ml/min ) . No information is available from dialsed patients therefore pioglitazone should not be used in such patients. Hepatic impairment : Pioglitazone should bot be used in patients with hepatic impairment. Paediatric population: The safety and effiicacy of pioglitazone in children and adolescents under 18 years of age have not been established. No data are available. Method of administration: Pioglitazone tablets are taken orally once daily with or without food. Tablets should be swallowed with a glass of water .

OVER-DOSAGE OF DIABETONORM TAB

In clinical studies, patients have taken piolitazone at higher than the recommended highest dose of 45 mg daily. The maximum reported dose of 120 mg/day for four days., then 180 mg/day for seven days was not associated with any symptoms. Hypoglycaemia may occur in combination with sulphonylureas or insulin. Symptomatic and general supportive measures should be taken in case of overdose.

CONTRA-INDICATION OF DIABETONORM TAB

Pioglitazone is contraindicated in patients with: hypersensitivity to the active substance or to any of the excipients., cardic failure or history of cardiac failure (NYHA stages I to IV), hepatic impairment, diabetic ketoacidosis, current bladder cancer or a history of bladder cancer , uninvestigated macroscopic haematuria.

STORAGE OF DIABETONORM TAB

Do not store above 30 °, keep dry.
PACK OF DIABETONORM TAB
Plastic bottle contains 15 elongated tablets.
DIABETONORM TAB MANUFACTURED BY
OCTOBER PHARMA S.A.E. 6 October City – Egypt.

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