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Acarbose - Dosage and How to Use

How should Acarbose be used?

Swallow the tablet whole with a glass of water immediately before the meal or chew the tablet with the first mouthful of food.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

​If you miss a dose, take your next dose immediately before your next meal and skip the dose you missed. Do not double your dose or use extra medication to make up for the missed dose.

What should I do if I overdose?

If you take more than the recommended dose, please seek medical advice immediately.

Acarbose - Additional Information

  • Updated on 5/30/2019 12:00:00 AM
  • Article contributed by PSS National Medication Information Workgroup PSS National Medication Information Workgroup
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