Diasafe Capsule

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Composition for Diasafe NA Capsule

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Primarily used for

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Alcohol
56.18
₹5.62/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Diasafe Capsule

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Uses of Diasafe Capsule

Diasafe Capsule is used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
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Side effects of Diasafe Capsule

Common

Hypoglycemia (Low blood sugar level), Nausea, Headache, Dizziness.

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How to use Diasafe Capsule

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. It is better to take Diasafe Capsule with food.

How Diasafe Capsule works

Diasafe capsule is an anti-diabetic medication. It works by increasing the amount of insulin released by the pancreas in order to lower the blood glucose.

In Depth Information on Diasafe Capsule

Expert advice for Diasafe Capsule

  • Diasafe should be taken with food.
  • You may get symptoms of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) with Diasafe. Symptoms are dizziness, nausea, tremor, sweating or confusion.
  • The risk of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) may increase if you miss or delay the meal, consume alcohol or use antidiabetic medication like insulin.
  • In most cases, the symptoms will quickly vanish if you take some kind of sugar (sugar candy/cubes).
  • It should be avoided or used with caution if you are also taking nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents (NSAIDs), alcohol, β-blockers and ACE inhibitors.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Do not change the dose without consulting your doctor.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Diasafe Capsule
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Alcohol
CAUTION
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Diasafe Capsule may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Diasafe Capsule is probably safe to use during lactation. L
imited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Diasafe Capsule does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Diasafe Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Diasafe Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Diasafe Capsule is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Diasafe Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Diasafe Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Diasafe Capsule is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Decmax 4mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Decamycin 4mg Injection, Pericort 4mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

You should skip a dose of Gliclazide , if a meal is skipped and add a dose of medicine if you eat an extra meal.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Diasafe NA Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Gliclazide

Q. Is gliclazide the same as glipizide?
No,gliclazide and glipizide belong to a class of drugs known as sulphonylureas
Q. Is gliclazide a statin or, steroid?
No,gliclazide belongs to sulfonylurea category of antidiabetic drug class
Q. What is Glizid M?
Glizid M is a combination product that contains gliclazide and metformin. Both drugs are used to lower blood glucose levels in adult with type 2 diabetes mellitus that is not controlled by diet and exercise alone.

Substitutes for Diasafe

No substitutes found for this medicine
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