Trade name: Rositec
Strength: 8 mg
Active ingredient: Rosiglitazone
Pregnancy category: Rosiglitazone belongs to US FDA pregnancy category: C (Risk cannot be ruled out)
Uses: Rositec 8 mg tablet is used to treat type 2 diabetes. It is used alone or in combination with other drugs. For better results use this medicine along diet and exercise.
How to use: Take Rositec 8 mg tablet orally with or without food. Take it once or twice daily as directed by your doctor. You need to do blood tests to check the blood sugar levels while taking the medication. Based on your body response the dosage is adjusted. This medicine may cause dizziness. The dizziness may be become worse if you take alcohol along with this medicine.
Side Effects: Cold like symptoms, cough, headache
Dosage: Usual adult dose for type 2 diabetes: Initial dose 4 mg orally once a day and increased to 8 mg if adequate response is not acheieved. Maximum daily dose is 8 mg.
Written by: : healthplus24.com team
Date last updated: August 6th, 2016
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