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Lantus Interactions Explained

Any of the medications discussed in this article may increase the risk of low blood sugar when combined with Lantus (or any other insulin medications). Therefore, it is a good idea to check with your healthcare provider before you take any of these medications with Lantus. Your healthcare provider may recommend that you monitor your blood sugar levels more closely for a while to see if you need to adjust your Lantus dosage. In some cases, an alternative medication that does not cause drug interactions may be recommended.
 
It is also important to check with your healthcare provider any time you stop taking any of the medications listed in this article or any time your dose is adjusted. Again, you may need to monitor your blood sugar levels more closely for a while, and your healthcare provider may need to adjust your dose of Lantus.
 
Many Lantus drug interactions were not discussed in this article, including interactions that may cause high blood sugar (hyperglycemia). These interactions are not usually dangerous, although they may become dangerous if they are not treated. In these cases, you may need to have your Lantus dosage adjusted. It is a good idea to get into the practice of checking with your healthcare provider any time you start, stop, or change the dose of any medication, including non-prescription medications.
 

Final Thoughts on Lantus Drug Interactions

Not all Lantus drug interactions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your pharmacist or healthcare provider about any specific drug interactions that may apply to you.
 
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