Diamicron XR 60 tablet is an anti-diabetic medicine containing gliclazide as its active ingredient. It is used to lower blood sugar levels in type 2 diabetes mellitus when diet and exercise are unable to lower the sugar levels. Take the Diamicron XR 60 tablet exactly as instructed by the doctor, preferably at the same time. It should be taken before food. Do not miss any dose or stop taking this medicine without informing your doctor. Before using the Diamicron XR 60 tablet, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or are breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history....
Q: What if my daily schedule interferes with taking Diamicron XR 60 tablet?
A: Try to take your medicine at the same time every day. Try connecting your medicine with something you do every day, such as brushing your teeth at night or having your dinner. This may help you remember to take it. Keep a daily calendar or set an alarm clock to go at the time you need to take your medicine.
Q: Can I stop Diamicron XR 60 tablet on my own, if I feel better?
A: No, do not stop taking this medicine suddenly, as it could worsen your condition of diabetes. Instead, you should consult your doctor and he/she may adjust your dose as per your needs.
Q: What is the Diamicron XR 60 tablet used for?
A: Diamicron XR 60 tablet is used to control the high blood sugar levels in diabetic patients. This medicine lowers the raised blood sugar levels when it cannot be controlled by diet, exercise or other medicines alone.