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Drug Interactions

Symlin can potentially interact with a number of medicines (see Symlin Drug Interactions).
 

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking Symlin if you have:
 
  • Hypoglycemia unawareness (meaning that you do not have any symptoms when you have very low blood sugar)
  • Diabetic gastroparesis (a slowing down of the digestive tract due to diabetes)
  • Other digestive problems
  • Any allergies, including allergies to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
     
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
Tell your healthcare provider about all of the medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
(Click Symlin Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
 

What If I Take an Overdose?

People who take too much Symlin may have overdose symptoms that could include:
 
  • Severe nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizziness.
     
If you happen to take too much, seek immediate medical attention.
 
(Click Symlin Overdose for more information.)
 
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