Actos (pioglitazone) reduces the risk of heart attack and stroke in some patients with type 2 diabetes

New evidence shows that Actos (pioglitazone) reduces the risk of heart attack and stroke in some patients with type 2 diabetes.

We know that improving glycemic control reduces the risk of MICROvascular complications...retinopathy, nephropathy, neuropathy.

But there are questions about whether improving glycemic control reduces MACROvascular complications...heart attack and stroke.

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