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How does Lantus Solostar interact with other medications or foods?

If you use certain medications, you may have a difficult time detecting low blood sugar. Talk to your doctor if you take Lantus Solostar for diabetes and you also take:

- Albuterol (including Proventil and Ventolin)

- Beta-blockers including, but not limited to, atenolol (Tenormin, Tenoretic), bisoprolol (Zebeta), carvedilol (Coreg), labetalol (Normodyne, Trandate), metoprolol (Lopressor, Toprol), nadolol (Corgard), propanolol (Inderal, InnoPran), Betapace (sotalol), or Biocadren (timolol)

- Clonidine (Catapres)

- Guanethidine (Ismelin)

- Reserpine

- Other diabetes medications

Many more prescription and over-the-counter medicines and dietary supplements can raise or reduce Lantus Solostar's effects. Drinking alcoholic beverages while taking Lantus Solostar can also lower your blood sugar to unsafe levels.

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