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pioglitazone (Actos) Summary

Description: structure given in first source; PPAR agonist used for type II diabetes

Also Known As: Actos; 5-(4-(2-(5-ethyl-2-pyridyl)ethoxy)benzyl)-2,4-thiazolidinedione; AD 4833; AD-4833; Eli Lilly brand of pioglitazone hydrochloride Show All >>

Networked: 1887 relevant articles (297 outcomes, 499 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which pioglitazone is Relevant

  1. Insulin Resistance : 75 outcomes 51 studies in 351 results
  2. Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (MODY) : 32 outcomes 108 studies in 326 results
  3. Inflammation : 21 outcomes 22 studies in 148 results
  4. Body Weight (Weight, Body) : 15 outcomes 14 studies in 127 results
  5. Fibrosis (Cirrhosis) : 13 outcomes 6 studies in 60 results
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Drugs Related to pioglitazone

  1. Insulin (Novolin)
  2. Metformin (Glucophage)
  3. Glucose (Dextrose)
  4. rosiglitazone (Avandia)
  5. PPAR gamma
  6. Adiponectin
  7. 2,4-thiazolidinedione (thiazolidinedione)
  8. Vitamin E
  9. Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptors (PPAR)
  10. Blood Glucose (Blood Sugar)
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Therapies Related to pioglitazone

  1. Renal Dialysis (Hemodialysis)
  2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  3. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients)
  4. Hemodilution
  5. Intramuscular Injections
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