This medicine is for oral use only. Swallow this medication as a whole with water. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take this medication at a fixed time each day if it is indicated for everyday use.
—Precautionary Steps of Diamicron MR 60mg Tablet—
Before taking Diamicron MR medication, please consult doctor’s advice especially if you have any of the following illnesses.
Alcohol may accentuate hypoglycaemic effect caused by Diamicron MR 60mg Tablet. Thus, it is not advisable to consume alcohol during the treatment with Diamicron MR 60mg Tablet.
Animal studies have shown reproductive toxicities and prolonged severe hypoglycaemia has been reported in newborns to mother receiving Diamicron MR 60mg Tablet at time of delivery. Thus, it is contraindicated during pregnancy. Please consult your doctor.
There are no data on the effect of Diamicron MR 60mg Tablet upon breastfed babies. Thus, Diamicron MR 60mg Tablet is contraindicated during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
Diamicron MR 60mg Tablet usually does not affect the ability to drive. Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Dose adjustment may be needed in patients with moderate kidney impairment. It is contraindicated in patients with severe kidney impairment. Please consult your doctor.
Dose adjustment may be needed in patients with moderate liver impairment. It is contraindicated in patients with severe liver impairment. Please consult your doctor.