Study: No Increased Bladder Cancer Risk With Pioglitazone
This article was originally published in PharmAsia News
A 10-year epidemiology study with diabetes medicines containing pioglitazone has been completed and has found no statistically significant increased risk of bladder cancer in patients who had ever received these.
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