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    Who should not take Pioglitazone-Metformin?

    Check with your physician if you have any of the following:


    infection, low blood sugar, pituitary hormone deficiency, Decreased Function of the Adrenal Gland, Inadequate Vitamin B12, Excess Body Acid, Extreme Loss of Body Water, Habit of Drinking Too Much Alcohol, Alcohol Intoxication, Heart Attack, suddenly serious symptoms of heart failure, Liver Problems, recent operation, Fever, Shock, Severe Vomiting, Severe Diarrhea, Serious Lack of Oxygen in the Blood, Weakened Patient, Injury, Sepsis Syndrome, X-Ray Study with Intravenous Iodine Contrast Agent, chronic kidney disease stage 3B (moderate), chronic kidney disease stage 4 (severe), chronic kidney disease stage 5 (failure), kidney disease with likely reduction in kidney function, cancer of the bladder, Chronic Heart Failure, Severe Heart Failure, Bloody Urine, Visible Water Retention, Abnormal Liver Function Tests, Broken Bone, Macular Edema


    Biguanides, Pioglitazone

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