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40% increase in the risk of bladder cancer. Respiratory agents
crease the risk of bladder cancer, the Food da), is also available in combination with Lipid regulators
most 200,000 patients with type 2 diabetes not be used in patients with active bladder Antiulcerants
found that overall, there was no increased cancer, and that it be used cautiously in pa- Antidepressants
risk of bladder cancer pioglitazone users tients with a history of bladder cancer.
ment for age, sex, smoking, use of other di- HIV antivirals
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However, the risk did increase with higher ties to proscribe starting pioglitazone treat- Note: Figures represent U.S. wholesale revenue in billions.
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