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Brand name: Gliclazide (Terry White Chemists) TM

Active ingredients: gliclazide

What it is used for

Indicated for the treatment of diabetes mellitus of the maturity onset type, which cannot be controlled by diet alone.

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

  • The way to take this medicine: Oral
  • Store below 25 degrees Celsius
  • Lifetime is 36 Months.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

WHITE, ROUND FLAT-SIDED TABLETS WITH BEVELLED EDGES, ENGRAVED 'APO' OVER '80' ON ONE SIDE, CROSS-SCORED ON THE OTHER SIDE.

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Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4: Prescription Only Medicine.

Is this medicine subsidised?

This medicine is subsidised which may make it cheaper. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Phamaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient gliclazide

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

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The information about this medicine comes from trusted sources.

  • Therapeutic Good's Administration (TGA)
  • Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS)
  • GuildLink
  • DrugBank

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