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Pioglitazone, also known as Actos

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Glitazone Pharmacokinetics Comparison at Equivalent Dosages
Parameter Pioglitazone (Actos) Rosiglitazone (Avandia)
Tmax (hr) 1.8 1
Cmax (ng/ml) 617 361
Bioavailability (%) 83 99
Protein Binding (%) 99 99
T1/2 (hr) 3-8 3-4
AUC (ng/ml/hr) 6244 2024
IC50 (nM) 360 10
Equivalent Dosage (mg) 30 4
Metabolism Hepatic

For Pharmacokinetic Data References, See: References


  1. http://drugpatentwatch.com/ultimate/preview/tradename/index.php?query=ACTOS
  2. Nolte RT, Wisely GB, Westin S, Cobb JE, Lambert MH, Kurokawa R, Rosenfeld MG, Willson TM, Glass CK, Milburn MV. Ligand binding and co-activator assembly of the peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma. Nature. 1998 Sep 10;395(6698):137-43. PMID:9744270 doi:10.1038/25931

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