Drug interactions with pioglitazone-metformin oral and estradiol valerate-dienogest oral

pioglitazone-metformin oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Actoplus MET Oral, Actoplus Met XR Oral

All generic drug interactions for pioglitazone-metformin oral (lists will include brand and generic names):

estradiol valerate-dienogest oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Natazia Oral

All generic drug interactions for estradiol valerate-dienogest oral (lists will include brand and generic names):
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pioglitazone-metformin oral and estradiol valerate-dienogest oral

pioglitazone-metformin oral will decrease the level or effect of estradiol valerate-dienogest oral by altering drug metabolism. Extreme caution; Patients should use alternative birth-control methods; back-up contraception should be continued for 28 days after discontinuing medication to ensure contraceptive reliability.

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pioglitazone-metformin oral and estradiol valerate-dienogest oral

pioglitazone-metformin oral will decrease the level or effect of estradiol valerate-dienogest oral by affecting hepatic/intestinal enzyme CYP3A4 metabolism. Advise women to use alternative method of contraception or back-up method when moderate or weak enzyme inducer is used with combination contraceptives. Back-up contraception should be continued for 28 days after discontinuing medication to ensure contraceptive reliability.

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