Glitazone / biguanide combinations are used to treat diabetes type 2. They work by decreasing the production of glucose in the liver and by making the body more sensitive to insulin.

Why are
Glitazone / Biguanide Combinations
prescribed?

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This chart is created by aggregating the total number of claims for the drugs in this class divided by the # of drugs with a specific indication. It is meant to be representative but may not accurately reflect the actual # of prescriptions written to treat a specific condition.

Prices for Popular Glitazone / Biguanide Combinations

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
Actoplus Met
(pioglitazone/metformin)
110
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METFORMIN; PIOGLITAZONE helps to treat type 2 diabetes. It helps to control blood sugar. Treatment is combined with diet and exercise.
Actoplus Met XR
630
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METFORMIN; PIOGLITAZONE helps to treat type 2 diabetes. It helps to control blood sugar. Treatment is combined with diet and exercise.
Avandamet
146
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METFORMIN; ROSIGLITAZONE is a combination medicine used to treat type 2 diabetes. It helps to control blood sugar. Treatment is combined with diet and exercise.

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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