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If you have had a heart attack and are a diabetic and have taken avandia (rosiglitazone) how do you know if its from the drug?
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Dr. Eric Toloza
Surgery - Thoracic
In brief: You don't
Avandia (rosiglitazone) has been linked to increased risk of cardiovascular events, but you cannot tell a heart attack due to Avandia (rosiglitazone) versus a heart attack due to something else, such as your diabetes.

In brief: You don't
Avandia (rosiglitazone) has been linked to increased risk of cardiovascular events, but you cannot tell a heart attack due to Avandia (rosiglitazone) versus a heart attack due to something else, such as your diabetes.
Dr. Eric Toloza
Dr. Eric Toloza
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Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
In brief: You do not
That is the issue with the drugs randomized (expensive) studies are performed to answer your question.

In brief: You do not
That is the issue with the drugs randomized (expensive) studies are performed to answer your question.
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
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