Symlinpen Solution For Injection 1000Mcg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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SymlinPen: Solution for injection (1000mcg)

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What is this Medicine?

PRAMLINTIDE (PRAM lin tide) is a man-made form of a hormone normally found in the body. It is used to treat type 1 and type 2 diabetes in adults. This medicine works with insulin to control blood sugar.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for SymlinPen: Solution for injection(1000mcg)
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SymlinPen 120 1000mcg/ml Solution for Injection

NDC: 667800121
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Storage Information
Protect from light
Store unopened containers in refrigerator (36 to 46 degrees F)
May be stored at room temperature not exceeding 86 degrees F for up to 1 month
Protect from freezing
SymlinPen 120 1000mcg/ml Solution for Injection

Reported Side Effects for SymlinPen 120 1000mcg/ml Solution for Injection

Decreased Appetite Incidence:
<17.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Sugar Incidence:
0.4-16.8%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
2.0-8.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Lightheadedness Incidence:
2.0-6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Cough Incidence:
2.0-6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Joint Pain Incidence:
2.0-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Sore Throat Incidence:
3.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Tired Incidence:
3.0-7.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
5.0-13.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
7.0-11.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
28.0-48.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for SymlinPen 120 1000mcg/ml Solution for Injection

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and SymlinPen 120 1000mcg/ml Solution for Injection(Pramlintide Acetate)
Alcohol and Pramlintide Acetate(Pramlintide Acetate)
Ethanol may interfere with the actions of Pramlintide. Alcoholic beverages can increase the risk of low blood sugar or can cause increased blood sugar due to the calories in these beverages. Limit alcohol containing medicines and beverages if you are on Pramlintide. You should also learn how to recognize the signs of low blood sugar.
Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Tobacco and SymlinPen 120 1000mcg/ml Solution for Injection(Pramlintide Acetate)
Tobacco and Pramlintide Acetate(Pramlintide Acetate)
If you use tobacco or are trying to quit tobacco use, you may need to monitor your blood sugar more frequently. Nicotine, a component of tobacco, can increase the blood sugar. Also, if you are trying to quit smoking, as your body adjusts to not smoking, your blood sugar levels may change; the actions of Pramlintide may be increased and this could lead to low blood sugar. Know the symptoms of low or high blood sugar and report them if they occur. Monitor your blood sugar regularly.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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