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  1. AvalideAvalide
    AvalideGeneric Name: hydrochlorothiazide and irbesartan (HYE droe KLOR oh THYE a zide and ir be SAR tan)Brand Names: AvalideWhat is hydrochlorothiazide and irbesartan?Hydrochlorothiazide is a thiazide diuretic (water pill) that helps prevent your body from absorbing too much salt, which can cause fluid retention.Irbesartan is in a group of drugs called angiotensin II receptor antagon...
  2. AvalideAvalide
    AvalideGeneric name: Irbesartan, HydrochlorothiazideBrand names: AvalideWhy is Avalide prescribed?Avalide is a combination medication used to treat high blood pressure. One component, irbesartan, belongs to a class of blood pressure medications that prevents the hormone angiotensin II from constricting the blood vessels, thereby allowing blood to flow more freely and keeping ...
  3. AvalideAvalide
    Avalide Generic Name: Irbesartan/Hydrochlorothiazide (IR-be-SAR-tan/HYE-droe-KLOR-oh-THYE-a-zide)Brand Name: AvalideAvalide can cause injury or even death to a developing fetus when used after the third month of pregnancy. Contact your doctor immediately if you suspect that you are pregnant.Avalide is used for:Treating high blood pressure. It may also be used for other cond...
  4. AvandametAvandamet
    AvandametGeneric Name: metformin and rosiglitazone (met FOR min and ROE zi GLI ta zone)Brand Names: AvandametWhat is metformin and rosiglitazone?Metformin and rosiglitazone is a combination of two oral diabetes medicines that help control blood sugar levels.Metformin and rosiglitazone is for people with type 2 diabetes who do not use daily insulin injections. This medication is not f...
  5. AvandametAvandamet
    AvandametGeneric name: Rosiglitazone maleate, Metformin hydrochlorideBrand names: AvandametWhy is Avandamet prescribed?Avandamet is an oral medication used to control blood sugar levels in people with type 2 (non-insulin-dependent) diabetes. It contains two drugs commonly used to lower blood sugar, rosiglitazone and metformin. Avandamet replaces the need to take these two dru...
  6. AvandametAvandamet
    AvandametGeneric Name: metformin and rosiglitazone (Oral route)met-FOR-min hye-droe-KLOR-ide, roe-zi-GLI-ta-zone MAL-ee-ateOral routeTabletCongestive Heart Failure and Myocardial IschemiaThiazolidinediones, including rosiglitazone, cause or exacerbate congestive heart failure in some patients. After initiation of rosiglitazone maleate/metformin hydrochloride, and after dose increases...
  7. AvandametAvandamet
    Avandamet Generic Name: Rosiglitazone/Metformin (ROE-zi-GLI-ta-zone/met-FOR-min)Brand Name: AvandametAvandamet may rarely cause a serious and sometimes fatal condition called lactic acidosis. Most of these cases have occurred in diabetic patients who also have certain kidney problems. The risk of lactic acidosis may be greater if you have liver problems, kidney problems, or heart failure....
  8. AvandarylAvandaryl
    AvandarylGeneric Name: glimepiride and rosiglitazone (glye MEP ir ide and ROE si GLI ta zone)Brand Names: AvandarylWhat is glimepiride and rosiglitazone?Glimepiride and rosiglitazone is a combination of two oral diabetes medicines that help control blood sugar levels.Glimepiride and rosiglitazone is for people with type 2 diabetes who do not use daily insulin injections. This medicat...
  9. AvandarylAvandaryl
    AvandarylGeneric name: Rosiglitazone maleateBrand names: AvandarylWhy is Avandaryl prescribed?Avandaryl is used for treatment of type 2 diabetes, by controlling blood sugar levels. Type 2 diabetes occurs when there is a build-up of sugar in the blood, which may lead to serious health conditions.Most important fact about AvandarylFull diabetic therapy should include di...
  10. AvandarylAvandaryl
    AvandarylGeneric Name: glimepiride and rosiglitazone (Oral route)glye-MEP-ir-ide, roe-zi-GLI-ta-zone MAL-ee-ateOral routeTabletCongestive Heart Failure and Myocardial IschemiaThiazolidinediones, including rosiglitazone, cause or exacerbate congestive heart failure in some patients. After initiation of rosiglitazone maleate/glimepiride, and after dose increases, observe patients caref...
  11. AvandarylAvandaryl
    Avandaryl Generic Name: Glimepiride/Rosiglitazone (glye-MEP-ir-ide/ROE-zi-GLI-ta-zone)Brand Name: AvandarylThiazolidinedione antidiabetics such as Avandaryl may cause or worsen heart failure in some patients. They may also increase the risk of certain other severe heart problems (eg, chest pain, heart attack). Tell your doctor if you have a history of heart failure. Avandaryl should not ...
  12. AvandiaAvandia
    AvandiaGeneric Name: rosiglitazone (oral) (row zi GLI ta zone)Brand Names: AvandiaWhat is rosiglitazone?Rosiglitazone is an oral diabetes medicine that helps control blood sugar levels.Rosiglitazone is for people with type 2 (non-insulin-dependent) diabetes. Rosiglitazone is sometimes used in combination with insulin or other medications, but it is not for treating type 1 diabetes....
  13. AvandiaAvandia
    AvandiaGeneric name: Rosiglitazone maleateBrand names: AvandiaWhy is Avandia prescribed?Avandia is used to control blood sugar levels in people with type 2 diabetes (also known as "non-insulin dependent" or "adult onset" diabetes).Blood sugar levels are ordinarily controlled by the body's natural supply of insulin, which helps sugar move out of the bloodstream and into the ...
  14. AvandiaAvandia
    AvandiaGeneric Name: rosiglitazone (Oral route)roe-zi-GLI-ta-zoneOral routeTabletCongestive Heart Failure and Myocardial IschemiaThiazolidinediones, including rosiglitazone, cause or exacerbate congestive heart failure in some patients. After initiation of rosiglitazone maleate, and after dose increases, observe patients carefully for signs and symptoms of heart failure (including ...
  15. AvandiaAvandia
    Avandia Generic Name: Rosiglitazone (ROE-zi-GLI-ta-zone)Brand Name: AvandiaThiazolidinedione antidiabetics such as Avandia may cause or worsen heart failure in some patients. They may also increase the risk of certain other severe heart problems (eg, chest pain, heart attack). Tell your doctor if you have a history of heart failure. Avandia should not be used to treat patients with moder...