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When I get sick and don't feel like eating, should I still take my Symlin?

You should not take your Symlin if you are sick and cannot eat your usual meal. Symlin may increase your risk of getting severe low blood sugar caused by insulin, and missing a meal can make it worse. Call your doctor if you are sick and don’t feel like eating. He or she will advise you about how to take your medicine when you are ill.

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