Avandia

The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) is eliminating the Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy ( REMS ) for...


The diabetes medication Metformin may be associated with a lower risk of death from cardiovascular disease, according to a meta-analysis...


Long-term use of glitazones, oral diabetic drugs, doubles the risk of fractures in women with type 2 diabetes. The findings...


Older adults who take Rosiglitazone ( Avandia ), a diabetes medication, appear to have a higher risk of death and...


On September 23, 2010, the FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) announced that it would restrict access to Rosiglitazone...


There is no convincing evidence that the newer class of diabetes drugs, known as glitazones or thiazolidinediones, offer real advantages...


A meta-analysis of previous research suggests that use of Pioglitazone ( Actos ), a glycemic control medication for patients with...


A widely used class of diabetes medications appears to be associated with an increased risk for fractures. “ The insulin-sensitizing thiazolidinediones...


There is no convincing evidence that the newer class of diabetes drugs, known as glitazones or thiazolidinediones, offer real advantages...


A class of oral drugs used to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus may make heart failure worse, according to an...


A class of oral drugs used to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus may make heart failure worse, according to an...


The diabetes medication Metformin may be associated with a lower risk of death from cardiovascular disease, according to a meta-analysis...


Older adults who take Rosiglitazone ( Avandia ), a diabetes medication, appear to have a higher risk of death and...


Patients with diabetes who take the medication Rosiglitazone ( Avandia ) may be less likely to develop the eye disease...


Long-term use of glitazones, oral diabetic drugs, doubles the risk of fractures in women with type 2 diabetes. The findings...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) announced that the manufacturer of Avandia ( Rosiglitazone ), a drug used...


The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) announced manufacturers, GlaxoSmithKline ( GSK ) and Takeda, of glitazones approved to...


Rosiglitazone (Avandia, Avandamet ) and Pioglitazone ( Actos, Competact ) are treatments for patients with type 2 diabetes and belong to...


Thiazolidinediones include Rosiglitazone ( Avandia and Avandamet ) and Pioglitazone ( Actos ). These medicines act to increase insulin sensitivity...


Patients with diabetes who take the medication Rosiglitazone ( Avandia ) may be less likely to develop the eye disease...