Content Details
Written By
MDS (Oral Pathology & Microbiology), BDS
Reviewed By
MD (Pharmacology), MBBS
Last updated on:
12 Jul 2019 | 02:52 PM (IST)
Want to know more?
Read Our Editorial Policy
Have issue with the content?
Report Problem

Dianorm 40 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Overview

Introduction of Dianorm Tablet

Dianorm 40 mg Tablet is a medicine used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus. It helps to control blood sugar levels and thus prevent the long-term complications of diabetes. Use this medicine along with a proper diet and exercise for best results. It may cause hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) as a side effect. Monitor your blood sugar level regularly while you are taking this medicine.

Uses of Dianorm Tablet

Dianorm Tablet side effects

Common
  • Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level)
  • Nausea
  • Headache
  • Dizziness

How to use Dianorm Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Dianorm 40 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Dianorm Tablet works

is an antidiabetic medication. It works by increasing the amount of insulin released by the pancreas in order to lower the blood sugar levels.

Dianorm Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Dianorm 40 mg Tablet. Alcohol intake may increase or decrease the blood sugar lowering action in an unpredictable way
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dianorm 40 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Dianorm 40 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Dianorm 40 mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Dianorm 40 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Dianorm 40 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
These patients can experience very low blood sugar levels with this medicine, which may take a long time to come back to normal
Liver
Dianorm 40 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Dianorm 40 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Dianorm Tablet?

You should skip a dose of Dianorm 40 mg Tablet, if a meal is skipped and add a dose of medicine if you eat an extra meal.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Dianorm 40 mg Tablet
₹5/Tablet
Glizid 40 Tablet
Panacea Biotec Ltd
₹3.75/Tablet
save 25%
Semi-Glycigon Tablet
Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
₹3.55/Tablet
save 29%
Glycinorm 40 Tablet
Ipca Laboratories Ltd
₹4.33/Tablet
save 13%
Glix 40 Tablet
Indi Pharma
₹3.92/Tablet
save 22%
Cyblex 40 Tablet
Eris Lifesciences Ltd
₹3.94/Tablet
save 21%

Expert Advice

  • Take it shortly before or with the first main meal of the day (usually breakfast). Avoid skipping meals.
  • Be careful while driving or operating machinery until you know how Dianorm 40 mg Tablet affects you.
  • It can cause hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) when used with other antidiabetic medicines, alcohol or if you delay or miss a meal.
  • Always carry some sugary food or fruit juice with you in case you experience hypoglycemic symptoms such as cold sweats, cool pale skin, tremor, and anxiety.
  • Your doctor may check your liver function regularly. Inform your doctor if you develop symptoms such as abdominal pain, loss of appetite, or yellowing of the eyes or skin (jaundice).

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Dianorm with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Zosert
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Excrete
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Lefsum
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Psycool, Proparise
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Ketozoe, Ketazol
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Nudiglue-C
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stoin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Ranisol, Vepred
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Indizole, Itraspan, Itzo
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Dianorm

arrow
Type 2 diabetes and hyper tension for last 8 years prescribed Dianorm M 500 mg. 2 0 1 Stamlo beta 1 0 0 Pin OM A 40/5 0 0 1 Pl advise ayurvedic substitute that can CURE my lifelong disease Regards mb PATIENT
Dr. Ankur Kumar Tanwar
Ayurveda
Use tulgadi churna ,mehahar cap
Sir/madam Diabetes type--Type-2 Diabetes Im taking 1 tablet in morning after TIFFIN. Tablet--GLYCOMET-GP2 FORTE. This 1 tablet sufficient as my Diabetes checkup results.& My liver Mildly enlarged this is my problem so pls expalin only 1 Tablet wii effect on any parts of my body Pls ExplainFBS-170 PPBS-190
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Diabetes Specialist
Need to examine and priscribe medicine for you.Without examine , can't priscribe any medicine in your case.so plz consult doctor near by or can visit our clinic
arrow
Do you have any questions related to Dianorm 40 mg Tablet?

FAQs

Q. Is Dianorm useful in the management for prediabetes?

Dianorm is not used for the management of prediabetes, a condition with blood glucose levels higher than normal but not high enough to label you as diabetic. There are clinical studies available, but the evidence is not strong enough for its use in prediabetes.

Q. Can I skip Dianorm for a few days?

No, Dianorm should not be skipped as it can make your diabetes worse. If you miss the dose by mistake, take it as soon as you remember.

Q. Does Dianorm cause weight gain?

Yes, Dianorm can cause weight gain. It is advisable to closely monitor your diet and do regular exercise while taking this medicine.

Q. What is the significance of HbA1c test?

Your doctor may ask you to get your HbA1c tested every 3 months. This test is done to see how well you have managed your blood sugar for the past 2-3 months.

Related Products

Disclaimer: 1mg's sole intention is to ensure that its consumers get information that is expert-reviewed, accurate and trustworthy. However, the information contained herein should NOT be used as a substitute for the advice of a qualified physician. The information provided here is for informational purposes only. This may not cover all possible side effects, drug interactions or warnings or alerts. Please consult your doctor and discuss all your queries related to any disease or medicine. We intend to support, not replace, the doctor-patient relationship.
References
  1. Gliclazide. Dupnitsa, Bulgaria: Balkanpharma-Dupnitsa AD; 2016. [Accessed 13 Mar. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
27, RACE COURSE ROAD, BANGALORE-560 001, INDIA
A licensed pharmacy from your nearest location will deliver Dianorm 40mg Tablet. Once the pharmacy accepts your order, the details of the pharmacy will be shared with you. Acceptance of your order is based on the validity of your prescription and the availability of this medicine.
Best Price
₹80
MRP100  Get 20% OFF
This price is valid only on the orders above ₹500
20 tablets in 1 strip
ADD TO CART
Additional offers
Airtel Money: 10% cashback upto ₹200 on orders above ₹600 for first time users of Airtel Payments Bank/Airtel Money Wallet.
Show more show_more

INDIA’S LARGEST HEALTHCARE PLATFORM

150M+
Visitors
25M+
Orders Delivered
1000+
Cities
Get the link to download App
+91
Reliable

All products displayed on 1mg are 100% genuine and all labs listed on the platform are accredited

Secure

1mg uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 128-bit encryption and is Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliant

Affordable

Enjoy 20% off on allopathy medicines, up to 50% off on health products, up to 80% off on lab tests and free doctor consultations

India's only LegitScript and ISO/IEC 27001 certified online healthcare platform
Know More About 1mg
Access medical and health information

1mg provides you with medical information which is curated, written and verified by experts, accurate and trustworthy. Our experts create high-quality content about medicines, diseases, lab investigations, Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products, Ayurvedic herbs/ingredients, and alternative remedies.

Order medicines online

Get free medicine home delivery in over 1000 cities across India. You can also order Ayurvedic, Homeopathic and other Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products. Your safety is our top priority. All products displayed on 1mg are 100% genuine.

Book lab tests

Book any lab tests and preventive health packages from certified labs and get tested from the comfort of your home. Enjoy free home sample collection, view reports online and consult a doctor online for free.

Consult a doctor online

Got a health query? Consult doctors online from the comfort of your home for free. Chat privately with our registered medical specialists to connect directly with verified doctors. Your privacy is guaranteed.