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If my sister skips a meal, should she still take her Symlin?

If your sister skips a meal, or eats too little at a meal, she should not take her dose of Symlin. She should wait until her next regular meal. A regular meal is one that has at least 250 calories or 30 grams of carbohydrate. Your sister should talk with her doctor, diabetes educator or pharmacist for instructions on how to take Symlin.

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