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Lantus dosage range

Premium Questions

Dr. Madhuri Patil MD

Hello, I have urgent question.... I am 24 years old girl and my Lantus dosage is 8. Recently I have increased my Novorapid dosage for breakfast, launch and dinner to have blood glucose level in normal... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Madhuri Patil ( Diabetologist)
Dr.   Abhay A Mali MD

i take 9 units of Lantus Solostar at night .Accidently i again injected another 3 units of Lantus in the mornig.Now at night how much Lantus can I push? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abhay A Mali ( Diabetologist)
Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

When is the best time to take my Lantus Solostar . I take 70 mg. 2x a day. before lunch and before dinner. should I take my shots an hour before dinner & lunch ? & I take Metformin & Gyyburinde before bed ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ronald Schubert ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

levemir vs lantus dosages? Are they the same units per ml? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Mirjeta Guni MD

I am currently taking 55 units of lantus daily. I no longer have insurance and need to change to something cheap like humulin U. what should my dosage be to start out. I know I will need to monitor my ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mirjeta Guni ( Endocrinologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Divakara MD

units of Humalog a day by using a pump. We are going to the beach and we use can use Lantus insulin since he has his pump off for most of the day. Is there a typical dose of Lantus he can take ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Divakara ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.   Dorina Gurabardhi MD

Hi, question.about insulin, i.e. Lantos / Levemir..Wife had extreme muscle weakness with Lantos, she experiencing similar symptoms on increased dosage with flex pen Levemir. Are they an equivalent ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

Hello, I am a Type 2 diabetic, 65 years old, diagnosed 10 years ago, kept blood sugar reasonably under control with pills until this year, when my doctor prescribed Lantus, which I have been taking ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
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

I have a daughter that has juvenile diabetes type 1. Her range is 80-150. We have been able to keep her levels in her range without giving any insulin. The Dr. has stated she needs to be given lantus ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. M. Vamsi Krishna ( Diabetologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

Hello, They are the same thing.There is no difference between these two. Thanks

Dr. Jagdish Chaturvedi MD

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

Dr. M. Vamsi Krishna MD

Lantus is a long acting insulin to be taken at a specified time daily and rapid is a pre meal insulin to be taken before food some times both may coincide it's not a problem