What is Symlin?

Symlin is Pramlintide. It is an injectable drug that lowers the level of sugar (glucose) in blood. It is used for treating type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Pramlintide is a synthetic hormone that resembles human insulin.

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My PCP has been asked by my insurance provider to change my insulin from Humalog to Novolog to save money. It would appear that Novolog would work...

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Brief Answer:
There is no difference between these two types of insulin.

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I was looking through the drug fact sheets for Pramlintide(Symlin). I'm researching different solutions to manage my weight gain since I...

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weight gain in diabetics shows good diabetic control. find 50% vegetable and fruits in each of ur meal. donot try any medications , it can confuse...

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I was on victoza and doing good until I got pancreatitis. I have been looking at Symlin and I don't see any side effects for pancreatitis from...

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I have gone through your query regarding your elevated BSL

. You have not mentioned your BSL count ? You have DONE care of diet...

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