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Diamicron Xr Mex 60/500mg Strip Of 14 Tablets

Diamicron Xr Mex 60/500mg Strip Of 14 Tablets

14 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Diamicron Xr Mex 60/500mg Strip Of 14 Tablets Description

Diamicron XR Mex 500 tablet is an anti-diabetic medicine containing a combination of two medicines - Gliclazide and Metformin. It is used to treat type 2 diabetes mellitus. Avoid taking this medicine

if you are allergic to it, have any heart, liver or kidney problems. Take this medicine as prescribed and for the duration that it is prescribed for by your doctor. Do not miss any dose or take it more than that recommended by the doctor. You should tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements you take and also about all the diseases or conditions you suffer from or if you are pregnant or planning pregnancy or are breastfeeding, before starting this medicine.


Product Summary

Offer Price₹231.06
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ContainsMetformin Hydrochloride(500.0 Mg) + Gliclazide(60.0 Mg)
UsesType 2 Diabetes mellitus
Side effectsNausea, low blood sugar, vomiting, taste disturbance, stomach pain
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Uses of Diamicron Xr Mex 60/500mg Strip Of 14 Tablets

Diamicron XR Mex 500 tablet is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Contraindications of Diamicron Xr Mex 60/500mg Strip Of 14 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to this medicine or any other ingredients of Diamicron XR Mex 500 tablet
  • If you have problems with your heart, liver or kidneys
  • If you have uncontrolled diabetes along with nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, weight loss, stomach pain, etc
  • If you have diabetic pre-coma
  • If you have any severe infection
  • If you are suffering from dehydration
  • If you have a hereditary disease - porphyria
  • If you are breastfeeding
  • If you consume alcohol in excess
  • If you are taking miconazole to treat fungal infections

Side effects of Diamicron Xr Mex 60/500mg Strip Of 14 Tablets

  • Constipation
  • Indigestion
  • Skin problems like the peeling of skin
  • Blurred vision
  • Increased liver enzymes or jaundice

Precautions and Warnings of Diamicron Xr Mex 60/500mg Strip Of 14 Tablets



Can I take Diamicron XR Mex 500 tablet during pregnancy?
It is not safe to take this medicine during pregnancy, as it can harm the unborn baby. It is essential to always consult a doctor before starting any medicine during pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Diamicron XR Mex 500 tablet while breastfeeding?
It is advisable to not breastfeed if you are taking this medicine, as it passes into breast milk and may cause harm to the newborn baby.


Can I drive if I have consumed Diamicron XR Mex 500 tablet?
No information is available on the ability to drive or use machines, however, if you observe or experience any side effect, then it is advisable not to drive or use machines. Contact your doctor or pharmacist for further information.


Can I consume alcohol with Diamicron XR Mex 500 tablet?
No information is available on the interactions of this medicine when taken with alcohol. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for further information.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are suffering from any kind of infection
  • You have undergone any surgery
  • You have a history of an allergic reaction
  • You have liver or kidney problems
  • You are suffering from dehydration
  • You are at risk of having high blood sugar
  • You have a blood enzyme deficiency (glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency)
  • The use of this medicine has not been studied in children and adolescents

Mode of Action of Diamicron Xr Mex 60/500mg Strip Of 14 Tablets

How Does It Work?

It acts by stimulating insulin secretion from the β-cells of the pancreas and increasing the amount of insulin released by the pancreas. It also helps to restore the body's proper response to the insu...
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Directions for Use of Diamicron Xr Mex 60/500mg Strip Of 14 Tablets

This medicine should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It should be taken with food. It would be best if you took it ...
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Interactions of Diamicron Xr Mex 60/500mg Strip Of 14 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • There is limited information available on the interaction of this combination with other medicines. However, as this medicine contains gliclazide & metformin, any interactions seen with these two comp...
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  • Medicines which may interact with Diamicron XR Mex 500 tablet are water pills like furosemide, Antituberculosis medicine like rifampicin, Oral contraceptives, antiepileptic medicine (to treat fits or ...
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Storage and disposal of Diamicron Xr Mex 60/500mg Strip Of 14 Tablets

Store this medicine in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat. Keep it away from children and pets. Do not use expired or damaged medicines. Discard any unused medicin...
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Dosage of Diamicron Xr Mex 60/500mg Strip Of 14 Tablets


If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, then contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of medicine, then take it as soon as you remember. However, if it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take ...
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Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: What diet should I follow being a diabetic patient?

  • A diet should be high in fibre, low in fat with adequate protein, carbohydrates, vitamins, and minerals.
  • Maintain regular meal timings and try to have 2-3 healthy snacks between meals like soups and salads.
  • Diet should include boiled, steamed, or baked food.
  • Ensure moderate use of edible oils (groundnut oil, olive oil), very less use of ghee and butter.
  • Drink at least 8-10 glass of water daily.

Q: What should I avoid in my diet?

  • Do not shop when you are hungry. You could be tempted to buy oil and fried food.
  • Avoid overeating.
  • Avoid maida, white bread, potato, noodles, corn flakes, poori, biryani, naan, fried rice, etc.
  • Stop having daals with ghee, deep-fried pulses.
  • Avoid creams soups, carrot juice, deep-fried vegetables, vegetable curries with excess oil.
  • Avoid fruits like mango, jackfruit, fruit salads with ice cream, fruit-based desserts.

Q: When should I take the Diamicron, before or after meals?

A: Diamicron XR mex should be taken exactly as advised by the doctor. It should preferably be taken with food to avoid stomach upset. It's better to take it at the same time every day to get maximum benefit.

Q: What is the composition of the Diamicron XR Mex 500?

A: The composition of the Diamicron XR Mex 500 consists of gliclazide and metformin as its active ingredient.
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Last Updated on: 30 Sep 2022 | 02:42 PM (IST)

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