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Can intake of Humulin N and Humalog insulin be changed to Novlin N insulin?

I m currently injecting Humulin N and Humalog insulin using a sliding scale. I was diagnosed at age of 14 and I m 52 now. I m currently in fare health with the insulin I m using. My insurance blue cross ...
 

Is there a Humalog Insulin sliding scale available?

I am looking for a chart of the sliding scle forhumalog insulin. 69 years old.245lbs diabetic on insulin type 2. I want ascale to tell howmuch nsulin i take when my bloosugar is above normal and how much ...
 

How to switch back to medicine from insulin?

I m currently on two types of insulin: Novolog 10 units with each meal plus sliding scale: 2 extra units for every 50 above 140. Plus Lantus 23 units each night at bedtime plus1 unit extra each night ...
 

Will taking insulin cause increased weight?

in the hospital and we give DM teaching all the time. I was trying to find a sliding scale insulin chart online ...My dad is Diabetic and has recently started using insulin. His MD gave him no instructions other ...
 

What is the way to take insulin for type 2 diabetics?

and AWould I have to make much of an adjustment to my sliding scale to be sure that I didn t over orunder cover with meals and is there a site to which I can go for gudance re: insulin injections. It is humalog ...
 

On sliding scale, increased blood sugar, also taking acrobose. Information on insulin dosages ?

i am having some confusion with my insulin dosages. I am on a sliding scale. One dr told me to take ... and set my scale at anything over 100. Doesnt this seem a little sever. An i suppose to just draw up one ...
 

Suggest treatment for blood sugar level of 354 while being on insulin

I started insulin about a week ago. Humalog 10 units at each meal. Readings were inconsistent. I was then switched to a sliding scale. Readings were only better for a very short time. Yesterday I was changed ...
 

What to do if sliding sugar scale shows highly fluctuating insulin levels before and after food?

My doctor gave me a sliding sugar scale to use for type II diabetes. I test before I eat. I haven t taken any insulin today because I m not high according to the scale. I had a granny smith apple ...
 

Being type 1 diabetic and athletic, should I intake more insulin for the increased sugar levels?

. On a sliding scale. My question is should I be taking more insulin. I am athletic and snowboard often. I think ...
 

Diabetes, intense itching with open wounds most of the times, on insulin. No relief with moisturizing creams, Allegra. What is the cause?

I am a male. Wt. 250 lbs. 74 inches tall. I am diabetic. On insulin ( Lantus ) daily. Sliding scale Insulin and accu checks QID. Blood sugars run upper 300 s. I can not stop scratching and have open areas ...
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Should I stop my daily injections the day before the c-peptide test for an insulin pump?

for an insulin pump? I take a nightly injection of Januva and Humalog (sliding scale) before each meal. Should I ...
 

Is Insulin of 152 normal?

I got a copy of my lab test results and i have a question. We did not discuss my insulin results which is 152. The range is 35-140 and my 152 is abnormal. What does this mean? Do i need to go back ...
 

Diabetes. Taking lantus solostar flexpen and novorapid insulin. Is there an alternative for this insulin?

2 types of injecting insulin as her daily medication. They were long acting insulin, which was Lantus Solostar Flexpen and short acting insulin Novorapid Flexpen . In the morning, at 6am , she took 20 ...
 

Can i have mixtard HM insulin inspite of no availability of lantus insulin?

running out of insulin now. I have taken 18units of lantus and the tablet. My mother uses mixtard HM. Can i take few units of that insulin now to compensate the dose. ...
 

Does insulin causes weight loss?

endocrinologist has has been put on insulin four time a day. He is 69 has lost almost forty pounds since the discovery of insulin. He was overweight but nothing excessive What are the chance of him becoming allergic ...
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I am sushil kumar .Age 48 and i want to know that Is there any sideffect of using insulin injection on regular bases
Hi, thanks for the query. as such there are no side effects, but always take as per the sliding scale. insulin is a hormone of body, it is safe. regards
 
A person whois diagnosed with insuline resistene is diabetic typ 2?
People who have Type2 DM are by definition insulin resistant, but people who are insulin resistant do not always meet the diagnostic criteria for DM. They are, though, at increased risk of developing DM
 
Hi what do i need to eat after insulin incection?
you can have your regular meals in order to maintain the blood sugar level. you can go for wheat based diet, plenty of vegetables, avoid sweets, rice, bitter gourd helps. consult your physician regualarly, and get the sugar level tested.
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