I am 60 year old male, and recently suffered from a minor heart attack, and also suffer from diabetes. So I was prescribed with Glimestar PM2, but I came to know that it contains pioglitazone (15 mg) which is not good for heart patients. So is it safe for me to continue with this medicine?
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Metformin is safest for heart patients. Calculate the dose after a trial, while taking dose and checking blood sugar.
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