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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Diabetic took more lantus than required any problem

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Dr. Basheer Ahamed MD

I take 25 units of Lantus for diabetes in the evening. This evening I took 40 units by mistake. Should I do anything to conteract this? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Basheer Ahamed ( Diabetologist)
Dr.  Amit Rajput MD

was Lantus Solostar Flexpen and short acting insulin Novorapid Flexpen . In the morning, at 6am , she took 20 units (Lantus) and 11units (Novorapid) for breakfast. At lunch, 12am , she took 11... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Amit Rajput ( Diabetologist)
Dr. Omer MD

At suppertime, I normally take 60 units of Lantus insulin , and 20 units of Novolog . My reading was 92, and I inadvertantly took 60 units of Novolog instead of Lantus (which I did not take at all ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Omer ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Shruti Rijhwani MD

Hello there, I was curious, an individual has been been diagnoses with diabetes mellitus- type two, has been commenced on lantus daily, and their regular BGLS have ranged from 16 mmol/L - 26 mmol ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shruti Rijhwani ( Rheumatologist)
Dr. Ivan Romic MD

Hi, I'm not a diabetic but one of my cats is. I've been giving him once daily injections of lantus for three years. About fifteen minutes ago i accidentally pricked my thumb with needle tip after tx'ing his ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Romic ( General Surgeon)

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Dr. Prabhakar Laxman Jathar MD

because it seems like the weight gain is less than Lantus. But it says the side effects are swelling ...I can t seem to bring my diabetes type 2 down from 300 s on glipize 20 mg metformin 1000 mg. I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prabhakar Laxman Jathar ( Diabetologist)
Dr. Ashish Ranjan MD

I have Type 1 DM. I am Taking NovoRapid and Lantus for more than 15 years.Novorapid 14units at b/f, lunch and dinner and 20 units of L at bedtime. I heard that Lantus looses it efficacy after 12 hours ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashish Ranjan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  M. Vamsi Krishna MD

My son 15 years , has diabetecs. Doctor has recommendate to take Lantus 30unit at night & Human ... has dark yelloe urine in morning. Is there any problem? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. M. Vamsi Krishna ( Diabetologist)
Dr. Anil Varma.p. MD

My husband has diabetes he is insulin dependant he takes lantus and humalog usually he takes 20 of lantus and 10 to 12 humalog sliding scale . I wasnt aware that he had already took his... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anil Varma.p. ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Ahmad Nazzal MD

Hi I have been a diabetic for about 10 years and off and on my sugars have been uder control ... sugars started averaging 200-300 and my doctor put me on 50 units of Lantus insulin and now my sugars ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ahmad Nazzal ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Jagdish Chaturvedi MD

Hi. Both are for diabetes and are usually considered to be safe to take together.

Dr.   Binu Parameswaran Pillai MD

if you only taking Lantus, you may need additional short acting insulins before each meal. What kind of diabetes do you have? Type 1 ?

Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

Hello and thank you for your question. You can usually get NPH insulin that is generic. It is not as long lasting as lantus so would need to be dosed twice a day instead of once a day. You would need to check with...