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Symlin: Pramlintide acetate  
Abstract:  This handout describes Symlin, a synthetic (man-made) hormone that works with insulin to control how quickly glucose enters the blood after meals. Side effects, drug interactions, and storage information are included.
Author: Endocrine and Diabetes Care Center
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2009, June 1, 2013
UWMC Availability:  Endocrine and Diabetes Care Center
General Topics:  Patient Care Procedures & Instructions; Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders; Drug Therapy
Specific Subject(s):  Side Effects; Insulin; Injections; Hormones; Drug Interactions; Diabetes Mellitus; Blood Glucose
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Brochure
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

Health Online Citation #3697

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