Its cardiovascular safety profile compares favorably with that of rosiglitazone, which was withdrawn from some markets after concerns about an increased risk of cardiac events. Pioglitazone has been found to be associated with bladder tumors and has been withdrawn in some countries.
Actos was the tenth-best selling drug in the U.S. in 2008, with sales exceeding $2.4 billion.
|Appearance & Physical State:||White powder|
|Boiling Point:||575.4ºC at 760 mmHg|
|Storage Condition:||Store in original container in a cool dark place.|
|Vapor Pressure:||3.03E-13mmHg at 25°C|
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|Hazard Codes:||F; C|