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How should I take Duetact (glimepiride and pioglitazone)?

Duetact (glimepiride and pioglitazone) should generally be taken orally once a day, unless your doctor prescribes otherwise. It can be taken with or without food, depending on your stomach's reaction to the medication. To ensure that your blood sugar level remains constant, try to take the drug at the same time every day; it is best to take it in the morning. Be sure to take the medication as prescribed by your doctor to get the full benefits.

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