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Will ticarcillin-clavulanate affect my other health problems?

If you have diabetes, you will have to check your urine for sugar regularly while taking ticarcillin-clavulanate (Timentin). It's important that you don't use the tablets called Clinitest, because this might create false positive blood sugar results while taking ticarcillin-clavulanate. Instead use TesTape or Clinistix.

Also let your doctor know if you've ever had asthma or hay fever; any kidney or liver problems, or gastrointestinal problems like colitis. Your gastrointestinal (GI) system are the organs that help you digest food, including your gallbladder and stomach.

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