What Diapro® MR is and what it is used for?
Gliclazide is a second generation sulfonylurea that has hypoglycemic
and potentially useful hemobiological properties. It stimulates the
influx of calcium ions into pancreatic beta cells and as a result
increases insulin secretion. Moreover, in vivo studies have demonstrated
changes in thrombin-induced platelet aggregation in NIDDM patients
treated with gliclazide. Non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus
(type-II) when dietary modification has failed...