Polydextrose may lower blood sugar or insulin levels. Caution is advised when using medications that may also lower blood sugar. People taking insulin or drugs for diabetes by mouth should be monitored closely by a qualified healthcare professional, including a pharmacist. Medication adjustments may be necessary.
Polydextrose may also interact with antibiotics, anticancer agents, agents used to treat diarrhea, gastrointestinal agents, laxatives, lipid-lowering agents, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents, and weight loss agents.
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