Actos prices near Ashburn, VA

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Est. Cash Price: $185.49

PIOGLITAZONE HCL 15 MG TABLET

$11.15 (Qty: 30)

Est. Cash Price: $185.49

PIOGLITAZONE HCL 15 MG TABLET

$11.15 (Qty: 30)

Est. Cash Price: $69.49

PIOGLITAZONE HCL 15 MG TABLET

$13.40 (Qty: 30)

Est. Cash Price: $69.49

PIOGLITAZONE HCL 15 MG TABLET

$13.40 (Qty: 30)

Est. Cash Price: $69.49

PIOGLITAZONE HCL 15 MG TABLET

$13.40 (Qty: 30)

Est. Cash Price: $178.69

PIOGLITAZONE HCL 15 MG TABLET

$14.70 (Qty: 30)

Est. Cash Price: $178.69

PIOGLITAZONE HCL 15 MG TABLET

$14.70 (Qty: 30)

PIOGLITAZONE HCL 15 MG TABLET

$14.70 (Qty: 30)

Est. Cash Price: $17.05

PIOGLITAZONE HCL 15 MG TABLET

$14.70 (Qty: 30)

Est. Cash Price: $283.51

PIOGLITAZONE HCL 15 MG TABLET

$14.70 (Qty: 30)

PIOGLITAZONE HCL 15 MG TABLET

$14.70 (Qty: 30)

Est. Cash Price: $178.69

PIOGLITAZONE HCL 15 MG TABLET

$14.70 (Qty: 30)

Est. Cash Price: $105.73

PIOGLITAZONE HCL 15 MG TABLET

$94.76 (Qty: 30)

Est. Cash Price: $179.99

PIOGLITAZONE HCL 15 MG TABLET

$107.68 (Qty: 30)

Est. Cash Price: $179.99

PIOGLITAZONE HCL 15 MG TABLET

$107.68 (Qty: 30)

Est. Cash Price: $179.99

PIOGLITAZONE HCL 15 MG TABLET

$107.68 (Qty: 30)

Est. Cash Price: $179.99

PIOGLITAZONE HCL 15 MG TABLET

$107.68 (Qty: 30)

Est. Cash Price: $179.99

PIOGLITAZONE HCL 15 MG TABLET

$107.68 (Qty: 30)

Est. Cash Price: $179.99

PIOGLITAZONE HCL 15 MG TABLET

$107.68 (Qty: 30)

Est. Cash Price: $195.99

PIOGLITAZONE HCL 15 MG TABLET

$126.66 (Qty: 30)

What is Actos?

PIOGLITAZONE (pye oh GLI ta zone) helps to treat type 2 diabetes. It helps to control blood sugar. Treatment is combined with diet and exercise.

How to take Actos

Take this medicine by mouth with a glass of water. Follow the directions on the prescription label. Take your medicine at the same time each day. Do not take more often than directed.

A special MedGuide will be given to you by the pharmacist with each prescription and refill. Be sure to read this information carefully each time.

Talk to your pediatrician regarding the use of this medicine in children. Special care may be needed.



What if I miss a dose of Actos?

If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose, take only that dose. Do not take double or extra doses.

Storing Actos

Keep out of the reach of children.

Store at room temperature between 15 and 30 degrees C (59 and 86 degrees F). Keep container tightly closed and protect from moisture and humidity. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date.

Side Effects of Actos

Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:

  • Allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
  • Blood in the urine
  • Bone fractures
  • Breathing problems
  • Changes in vision
  • Dark urine
  • Fever, chills
  • Increased urination
  • Pain when urinating
  • Signs and symptoms of low blood sugar such as feeling anxious, confusion, dizziness, increased hunger, unusually weak or tired, sweating, shakiness, cold, irritable, headache, blurred vision, fast heartbeat, loss of consciousness
  • Sudden weight gain
  • Swelling of the ankles, feet, hands
  • Yellowing of the eyes or skin

Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
  • Headache
  • Mild joint or muscle pain
  • Stuffy or runny nose
  • Sore throat

Interactions with Actos

  • Atorvastatin
  • Birth control pills or other hormonal methods of birth control
  • Bosentan
  • Itraconazole
  • Ketoconazole
  • Midazolam
  • Nifedipine
  • Other medicines for diabetes, including insulin
  • Topiramate

Many medications may cause an increase or decrease in blood sugar, these include:
  • Alcohol containing beverages
  • Aspirin and aspirin-like drugs
  • Chloramphenicol
  • Chromium
  • Diuretics
  • Female hormones, like estrogens or progestins and birth control pills
  • Heart medicines
  • Isoniazid
  • Male hormones or anabolic steroids
  • Medicines for weight loss
  • Medicines for allergies, asthma, cold, or cough
  • Medicines for mental problems
  • Medicines called MAO Inhibitors like Nardil, Parnate, Marplan, Eldepryl
  • Niacin
  • NSAIDs, medicines for pain and inflammation, like ibuprofen or naproxen
  • Pentamidine
  • Phenytoin
  • Probenecid
  • Quinolone antibiotics like ciprofloxacin, levofloxacin, ofloxacin
  • Some herbal dietary supplements
  • Steroid medicines like prednisone or cortisone
  • Thyroid medicine

Precautions

They need to know if you have any of these conditions:

  • Bladder cancer
  • Diabetic ketoacidosis
  • Eye disease called macular edema
  • Heart disease
  • Heart failure
  • Kidney disease
  • Liver disease
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome
  • Premenopausal
  • Swelling of the arms, legs, or feet
  • Type 1 diabetes
  • An unusual or allergic reaction to pioglitazone, other medicines, foods, dyes, or preservatives
  • Pregnant or trying to get pregnant
  • Breast feeding

Conditions Commonly Treated by Actos




Prescription prices may vary from pharmacy to pharmacy and are subject to change. The pricing estimates given are based on the most recent information available and may change based on when you actually fill your prescription at the pharmacy. The day supply is based upon the average dispensing patterns or the specific drug and strength. The Program, as well as the prices and the list of covered drugs, can be modified at any time without notice.

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More Ways to Save on Actos

Buy More, Less Often

If you need to take prescription medication such as Actos over an extended period, buying a larger quantity could save you time and money. Many drugs, including Actos work out cheaper per pill or dose when purchased in volume. Speak to your doctor about increasing the your prescription and you could pay less for drugs and need fewer trips to the pharmacist.

Compare Pharmacy Prices Online

Drug prices are not regulated, so the price Actos of medication may vary significantly between your local pharmacies. Online pharmacy comparison shopping is the simplest way to quickly discover which retailer has the lowest prices for your prescriptions.

Enter the name of your prescription, for example Actos, into the search box, add the zip code and click to browse prices and coupon offers. When you have found the cheapest price, print or save the coupon and and take it in to your chosen pharmacy. Comparing prices can save you up to 75 percent on your prescriptions.

Register for a Patient Assistance Program

Patient assistance programs offered by drug manufacturers can help you save money on your prescriptions. Pfizer has such a program, offering discounts to eligible patients who are prescribed Actos. Patients prescribed expensive or branded medication may qualify for discounts through this kind of program.

Click here to find out more about patient assistance programs

Explore Generic Drug Options

Actos and other branded drugs often have a generic equivalent on the market at a significantly lower price. Generics account for around 8 out of 10 prescriptions filled in the US and are identical their brand name counterparts in quality, safety, strength, dosage form, route of administration, performance characteristics and intended use. Talk to your pharmacist or doctor about safe generic alternatives to your branded prescription.

Check Your Medicare Part D Coverage

Seniors with Medicare Part D may be entitled to discounts on Actos and other prescriptions through their policy. The list of drugs covered varies from plan to plan, so check your provider’s website for more information.

Click here to find out more about RxSpark and Medicare Part D.

Explore Other Treatment & Therapy Options

Medication plays a vital role in treating a huge number of conditions, but there may be other therapies, lifestyle changes or surgical options open to you. If you have concerns about prescription costs, or are considering a different approach to your therapy, speak to your doctor to explore alternatives to medication.