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Gliclazide

Brand names: DIAMICRON DIANORM DIAPRO DIVERIN GLIAVIS GLICLADA GLICRON GLIMICRON GLIZIDE GLIZOREM MEDOCLAZIDE MELICRON MEXAN SUN-GLIZIDE

Description

Gliclazide is a hypoglycaemic sulfonylurea antidiabetic active substance. Gliclazide reduces blood glucose levels by stimulating insulin secretion from the β-cells of the islets of Langerhans.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
Gliclazide
A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A10 Drugs used in diabetes → A10B Blood glucose lowering drugs, excl. insulins → A10BB Sulfonamides, urea derivatives

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