Are there any risks in receiving Somatuline Depot?

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Receiving Somatuline Depot (lanreotide) carries a risk of gallbladder problems and gallstones. This drug may worsen thyroid problems and can cause changes in your blood sugar if you have diabetes. If you have kidney or liver disease, your doctor may need to change your dose. The risks of this drug to pregnant and breastfeeding women is not known.

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