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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 causes low blood sugar levels while on insulin?

and a sliding scale regular insulin. My blood glucose numbers after testing are never high enough to require insulin. Most of the time they are in the 80 to 112 range. Is the Lantuis working that well ...
 

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 ...
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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. ...
 

What is safe dosage for insulin intake?

I need help with a professional opinion. on how much insulin on avg. I should be taking. I buy insulin R and N at walmart. without a presc ription . I am 225 lbs. 5' 11" I am now taking 20 units ...
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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
 
Does injectable insuline have any harmful effects?
Hello. Thanks for writing to us. It can cause a local reaction at the site of injection or repeated needle pricks can cause a skin problem. Otherwise it is safe. I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you. Regards, Dr. Rakhi Tayal ,For future query, you can directly approach me through my profile URL http://bit.ly/Dr-Rakhi-Tayal drrakhitayal@gmail.com
 
What is the first dose of insuline should i start ( newly discover diabetes with high random sugar 260 mg..
That would depend on the type of insulin you use.
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