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Your Symlin dosage will depend on the type of diabetes you have, if there are other medical conditions, and other medications you are taking. The recommended starting dose for type 1 diabetes is 15 mcg, taken before major meals. The recommended starting dose for type 2 diabetes is 60 mcg, also taken before major meals. If necessary, your healthcare provider may increase your Symlin dosage after at least three days without nausea.
Symlin Dosage: An OverviewThe dosage of Symlin® (pramlintide acetate) that your healthcare provider prescribes will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
- Whether you have type 1 or type 2 diabetes
- Other medical conditions you may have
- Other medications you are currently taking.