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Does Increlex interact with other medications or food?

When taking Increlex injections, it's important that your child eat food within 20 minutes of each dose. Increlex injections can lower blood sugar levels, resulting in adverse side effects, such as tremors, confusion or seizures. Increlex can interact with medications used to treat diabetes. To prevent unwanted side effects, talk to your doctor about your child's use of Increlex while using insulin or other diabetes medication.

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