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When should I call my doctor if I am taking Precose?

If you are taking Precose (acarbose), a drug for type 2 diabetes, you should call your doctor right away if you have certain symptoms of high blood sugar. These include:
  • extreme thirst
  • frequent urination
  • extreme hunger
  • blurred vision
  • weakness
High blood sugar should be treated as quickly as possible.

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