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What should I know before taking Duetact (glimepiride and pioglitazone)?

In rare instances, people can develop congestive heart failure due to one of the ingredients in Duetact (glimepiride and pioglitazone). This medication is not to be used by pregnant or nursing women. In addition, the benefits of this drug are susceptible to the body undergoing stress. During such periods, you need to talk to your doctor to determine if the levels of medication need to be adjusted.

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