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Is using stimulant medications safe with diabetes?

Using stimulant medications, like phentermine, as a diabetic should be avoided or used with extreme caution since the side effects of this medication may mask your symptoms of high or low blood sugar levels and prevent you from responding to these situations appropriately.

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