SALT INFORMATIONGliclazide(60 mg)
To control high blood glucose in type 2 diabetes mellitus
Hypoglycaemia (fall in blood glucose level), jaundice or liver dysfunction, rashes, angioedema (rapid swelling of tissues such as eyelids, face, lips, mouth, or tongue), decrease in the number of cells in the blood (e.g. platelets, red and white blood cells), stomach pain, diarrhea, indigestion and headache.
Gliclazide may interact with sulfonamide antibiotics, blood thinners, antidepressants, aspirin, propranolol, rifampin, phenylbutazone, disopyramide, probenecid, clofibrate, steroids, oral contraceptives, cimetidine, miconazole, fluconazole, beta-blockers, danazol, chlorpromazine, glucocorticoids, ritodrine, salbutamol and terbutaline. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.
MECHANISM OF ACTION
Gliclazide lowers the blood glucose level by improving the insulin secretion from the functioning beta cells of the pancreas.
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- Nuzide Xl(60mg)(10 Tablet in Strip)Intas Pharmaceuticals LtdRs. 3.50/TabletRs. 35save 73% more per Tablet
- Reclide (60mg)(10 Tablet in Strip)Dr Reddy's Laboratories LtdRs. 7.83/TabletRs. 78.34save 40% more per Tablet
Can I take Diamicron Xr(60mg) during pregnancy?
Studies in animals have shown risk to fetus, however there are no sufficient studies in humans. This drug may be used in pregnant women if benefit outweighs the risk. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.
Can I take Diamicron Xr(60mg) while breastfeeding/lactation?
Can I take Diamicron Xr(60mg) with alcohol?
Since there is some doubt about the results of concurrent use in this interaction, it is advised to give some guidance to the patient about its possible adverse effects and/or consider close monitoring.