Moderate. These medicines may cause some risk when taken together. Contact your healthcare professional (e.g. doctor or pharmacist) for more information.
How the interaction occurs:
This particular combination may increase the amount of sugar in your blood.
What might happen:
Increased blood sugars may make your diabetes harder to control, or may increase your risk for being diagnosed with diabetes.
What you should do about this interaction:
Let your healthcare professionals (e.g. doctor or pharmacist) know that you are taking these medicines together. Your doctor may want to more closely follow your blood sugar levels or change one of your medicines.Your healthcare professionals may already be aware of this interaction and may be monitoring you for it. Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicine before checking with them first.
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