Diamicron MR is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) gliclazide. On this page you will find out more about Diamicron MR, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: gliclazide
Pack size information
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Information for medicine and pack size:
Diamicron MR 30 mg modified release tablet, 100
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
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What this medicine is for
Type II diabetes in association with dietary measures when dietary measures alone are inadequate to control blood glucose.
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||White oblong tablets, presenting a groove on one face.|
|Dosage Form||Tablet, modified release|
|Route of administration||Oral|
10 tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
100tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
20 tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
30 tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
60 tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 30 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||No information available|
|Life time||3 Years|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
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Diamicron 60 mg MR Modified release tablets - myDr.com.au
Diamicron 60 mg MR Modified release tablets - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines
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Tablets Medication for type 2 diabetes People with type 2 diabetes are often given medications including insulin to help control their blood glucose levels
Read more on Diabetes Australia website
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