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Can I exercise while taking Symlin?

You should be careful if you exercise hard while taking Symlin. This medicine may increase your risk of getting severe low blood sugar caused by insulin and exercising harder than usual may increase that risk even more. Symptoms of low blood sugar include feeling feel weak, dizzy, drowsy or faint. If you feel like your blood sugar is too low during exercise, drink orange juice or a non-diet soda or eat a food containing sugar, such as candy. Tell your doctor if your blood sugar gets too low during exercise.

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