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Who should not take octreotide injections?

Women who are pregnant or planning to become pregnant should make sure that the doctor prescribing octreotide injection knows this. Additionally, people with a history or gallstones, kidney problems, diabetes or heart problems should also make sure that the doctor prescribing octreotide is aware of this. People on dialysis should not take octreotide.

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