What conditions and diseases is Avandamet used for the treatment or management of?

After consultation with a healthcare professional who has considered and advised the patient of the risks and benefits of rosiglitazone ...

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What are the active ingredients of Avandamet?

The active ingredients in Avandamet include:

What class of drug is Avandamet?

Avandamet belongs to the class of drugs:

Available Forms

The available forms from suppliers in the USA include:

  • Tablets


Tablet forms from suppliers in the USA:


This product comes in different forms from different suppliers in the USA:

Avandamet Information Guide

Trade Name:
Generic Name of Avandamet:
rosiglitazone maleate and metformin hydrochloride
Availability of Avandamet:
Prescription Drug

Avandamet is a prescription drug that belongs to the pharmacologic class of:

Related Disease Topics

Disease articles related to Avandamet include:

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How is the dosage of Avandamet calculated?

Only a health professional is qualified to work out the dosage of Avandamet. The dosage needs to be determined depending on a variety of factors including:

  • Starting Dose
  • Dose Titration
  • Maximum Dose
  • Specific Patient Populations
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What warnings or precautions need to be taken when considering the use of Avandamet?

Some of the warnings and precautions that need to be noted when considering Avandamet for use, include the following:

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Would taking Avandamet interfere with other drugs or medications I may be taking?

Some of the interactions are listed below. Avandamet may interact with the following so this needs to be taken into consideration when considering the use of this drug:

  • Drugs Metabolized by Cytochrome P450
  • Cationic Drugs
  • Drugs That Produce Hyperglycemia
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What are the possible side-effects (adverse effects or unintended effects) of taking Avandamet?

Some of the possible side-effects or adverse reactions may include effects such as:

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What are the inactive ingredients in Avandamet?

The inactive ingredients contained in Avandamet are:

  • Hypromellose 2910 (3 mpa.s)
  • Lactose monohydrate
  • Magnesium stearate
  • Cellulose, microcrystalline
  • Polyethylene glycol 400
  • Povidone k29
  • 32
  • Sodium starch glycolate type a potato
  • Titanium Dioxide
  • Ferric oxide red
  • Ferric oxide yellow

Product Formulation Information: Avandamet

Company that labels Avandamet:
GlaxoSmithKline LLC
Strength of Avandamet:
500 mg/1; 2 mg/1
Form of Avandamet:
Tablet (Film Coated)
How is Avandamet taken?
Oral (by mouth)
Date that Avandamet is effective:
24th May, 2011


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