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What should I avoid while taking intermediate-acting insulin?

If you are taking intermediate-acting insulin, you should avoid consuming alcohol as it may severely lower your blood sugar. You should also avoid switching the brand of your intermediate-acting insulin or syringe without consulting your doctor first.

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