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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Type II diabetes. Insulin injections. HVA1C reduced. No longer considered diabetic?

-17 units on a sliding scale). After extreme diet changes and a little weight loss, all insulin was stopped ... intake and constant administration of insulin injections. On several medications, including 40mg ...
 

What is Insulin?

I have read in a science textbook that people with diabetes take ane part insulin for every 15 grams of carbohidrates. but i don t know what the heck is insulin. ...
 

Hyoglycemic coma after overdosing on insulin. Cognitive issues. Worried about permanent damage

I am working with a young lady 17.5 years old, she took her grandfathers insulin and overdoses (in ... at 15 she has 65 IQ and now we can not get her to cooperate for a full scale but verbral is 66. I am ...
 

Am i a insulin resistance ?

hi ,i am 45 yrs old woman 1.72height and 100kg weight .i use low fat foods and don t eat rice and bread but i am fatter than yesterday .i have a large belt size and my serum TG is 450 .am i a insulin ...
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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 ...
 

Is it possible to lose weight while on insulin?

Hi. I have a sister who insists it is impossible to lose weight on insulin . I have and have kept it off for 20 years. She says that it why I can keep it off. I don't need insulin! ...
 

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
 
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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