What should I avoid while taking Avandaryl?

There are a number of activities that you might need to avoid when you take Avandaryl. If you drink alcoholic beverages, ask your doctor whether it is safe for you to continue to do so. Avandaryl may increase your sensitivity to sunlight. You should not use tanning beds, booths, or lamps while you are taking Avandaryl. If you cannot avoid being in the sun for an extended period, cover up as much as possible and use sunscreen with a high SPF. Never skip meals while taking Avandaryl. It is important to maintain your blood sugar through proper diet, even when you are taking a medication like Avandaryl.

Continue Learning about Antidiabetic

How do Januvia and Onglyza help treat diabetes?
Stacy Wiegman, PharmDStacy Wiegman, PharmD
Onglyza (saxagliptin) is approved for use by people with type 2 diabetes which is also being control...
More Answers
If I need insulin to control my blood glucose, which type should I take?
American Diabetes AssociationAmerican Diabetes Association
Your insulin doses should mimic how insulin works naturally in the body. In people without diabetes,...
More Answers
How do the diabetes drugs Byetta and Victoza affect weight?
Dr. Jack Merendino, MDDr. Jack Merendino, MD
Since it was introduced in 2006, Byetta has been prescribed widely. Victoza was introduced in 2010 a...
More Answers
Do any other drugs interact with pramlintide?
Donna Hill Howes, RNDonna Hill Howes, RN
Because pramlintide may affect absorption rates of some oral drugs, follow instructions carefully fo...
More Answers

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.