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Is Pioglitazone same med as actos?

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Is Pioglitazone the same med as actos??
Posted Sun, 10 Nov 2013 in General Health
Answered by Dr. Yogesh D 4 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Yes, both are same.

Detailed Answer:

Thanks for posting your short but important question.

The answer to your question is, YES.

Actos is one brand name of Pioglitazone. Pioglitazone is the generic name of the drug.

I wouldn't want to take much of your time, so there is your brief answer.

Wishing you good health.

Warm regards,
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