If i forget to take it when i eat then take it an hour later is it a waste of medication to do that
If it has been longer than 15 minutes since you started your meal, you may still take acarbose but it may be less effective than taking it with the first bite of the meal. Do not take acarbose between meals, and do not take extra medicine to make up a missed dose.
- Acarbose Information for Consumers
- Acarbose Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Acarbose (detailed)
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