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    Who should not take Avandamet?

    Check with your physician if you have any of the following:


    Alcohol Intoxication, Macular Edema, Heart Attack, Severe Heart Failure, Suddenly Serious Symptoms of Heart Failure, Liver Problems, Decreased Calcification or Density of Bone, Recent Operation, Fever, Visible Water Retention, Weight Gain, Shock, Severe Vomiting, Severe Diarrhea, Abnormal Liver Function Tests, Serious Lack of Oxygen in the Blood, Weakened Patient, Broken Bone, Injury, infection, Sepsis Syndrome, low blood sugar, Pituitary Hormone Deficiency, Decreased Function of the Adrenal Gland, Inadequate Vitamin B12, Excess Body Acid, Extreme Loss of Body Water, Moderate to Severe Kidney Impairment, X-Ray Study with Intravenous Iodine Contrast Agent, Habit of Drinking Too Much Alcohol



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