[Precautions for use and contraindications of thiazolidinediones. A cardiologist opinion].


The European marketing authorization ( product licence ) for thiazolidinediones (rosiglitazone and pioglitazone) contraindicate their use in type 2 diabetic patients with cardiac failure or history of cardiac failure. A warning and special precautions for use apply to fluid retention and cardiac failure. The main experimental and clinical data currently… (More)