BRAND NAME :- Coglit-15
COMPOSITION:- Pioglitazone tablets
MEDICATION USED FOR
Pioglitazone ( Coglit-15) used with a diet and exercise program and sometimes with other medications ,to treat type-2 diabetes condition in which the body does not use insulin normally and therefore cannot control the amount of sugar in the blood . Pioglitazine (Coglit- 15) is diabetic drug . Poiglitazone (Coglit-15) used with a proper diet and exercise program to control high blood sugar in patients with type-2 diabetes. Pioglitazone (Coglit-15) used to lower elevated blood glucose levels in patientswith type-2 diabetes mellitus. Pioglitazone (Coglit-15) used either alone or in combination with other diabetes medication (such as metformin or a sulfonylurea) such as glyburide. Pioglitazone(Coglit-15) belongs to a class of drug known as thioazolidinadiones or “glitazones”.
MECHANISM OF ACTION
Pioglitazone (Coglit -15) works by making cells more sensitive to insulin ,which is used to regulate the levels of glucose in the body . Improving insulin sensitivity (or reducing insulin resistance ) make its easier for sugar . Pioglitazone (Coglit-15) decreases insulin resistance in increased insulin dependent glucose disposal and decreased hepatic glucose output. Pioglitazone (Coglit-15) works by increasing the body`s sensitivity to insulin , a natural substance that helps control blood sugar levels. Pioglitazone (Coglit-15) improves glycaemic control in people with type-2 diabeties by improving insulin senstivity through it action . Pioglitazone (Coglit-15) modulates the transcription of the genes involved in the control of glocose and lipid metabolism in the muscle,adipose tissue and the liver.