What should I avoid while receiving Somatuline Depot?

Because Somatuline Depot (lanreotide) can affect your blood sugar if you have diabetes, it is important that you check your blood often until you know how you respond to this drug. Call your doctor if you notice changes in your blood sugar. Somatuline Depot may also keep you from noticing the symptoms of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar). Use alcohol with caution and take steps to avoid actions you know may cause hypoglycemia for you.

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