What are the intercations of Acarbose?

Acarbose (Precose) Interactions

Tell your doctor about all prescription, non-prescription, illegal, recreational, herbal, nutritional, or dietary drugs you're taking, especially the enzymes listed in the Warning section or any of the following:

  • Any medications you take for diabetes and blood-sugar control
  • Digoxin (Lanoxin)
  • Diuretics (water pills)
  • Estrogens
  • Isoniazid
  • Medicines for high blood pressure or colds
  • Medications to treat ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder)
  • Oral contraceptives
  • Phenytoin (Dilantin)
  • Thyroid medications
  • Niacin
  • Nicotine patches or gum
  • Steroids
  • Diet pills
  • Vitamins

Alcohol can affect your blood-sugar levels.

Talk to your doctor about consuming alcoholic beverages while taking this medicine.

Source: http://www.nlm.nih.gov