Pramlintide
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
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What is Pramlintide?

(PRAM lin tide)

• This medicine is used to lower blood sugar in diabetic patients.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• Wear disease medical alert identification.

• If you are 80 or older, use this medicine with caution. You could be more sensitive to low blood sugar.

• Do not drive if blood sugar has been low. There is a greater risk of an accident.

• Tell your healthcare provider if you have had repeated episodes of low blood sugar or if you cannot feel or are unable to recognize symptoms of very low blood sugar.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• Tell your healthcare provider if you are taking any other medication to speed up your stomach emptying.

• Limit alcohol intake (includes wine, beer, and liquor).

• Tell healthcare provider if you are pregnant or plan on getting...

 
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