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I no longer can afford my Lantus that I take at bedtime. Can I take an extra metformin dose?

I take metformin 1000 twice daily. Can I increase my metformin or take it 3 times daily to make up for the lantus?

Posted 21 May 2013 6 answers

Is Novolin R the same as Humalog?

I am a Type 1 Diabetic and I take Humalog 3-4 times a day and Lantus once at night. With my current insurance, Humalog is $251/bottle and I'm looking for a generic. Can Novolin R be substituted? ...

Posted 11 days ago 2 answers

Toujeo - Do I use the same dosage 100 units of Lantus dialed on the pen, and the pen does the?

I have been taking Lantus for several years. Since it is 3 times stronger I dont Know what dosage to dial on the pen. The pharmacist told me to use the same amount on the dial 100 units and the pen ...

Posted 8 days ago 1 answer

Byetta making me feel sick?

I take byetta in the morning and night before food. About ten minutes after I feel sick. Anyone experiencing this too. Also take diamicron, diabex and lantus six units at night. I only started the ...

Posted 10 days ago 0 answers

I was storing my OPEN Lantus Solostar insulin pen in the fridge, is this bad?

I've been on insulin for 4 days now. I remember being told to store the unopened pens in the fridge. Looking at the drug info here and on the manufacturer's website they seem to make a big ...

Posted 25 Oct 2015 1 answer

Diabetic question I dont know what to do I need Lantus and Humalog?

I have been taking Lautus and Humalog for 10+yrs I had insurance and well I am not divorced without coverage. I can not afford a doctor at all is there a comparable insulin over the counter I could ...

Posted 26 Oct 2015 1 answer

Lantus - Mistakenly took 2 5-mg glyburide tablets instead of 1,000 mg metformin; also scheduled to?

... take 14 ml Lantus now at bedtime Should I worry re interaction?

Posted 27 Oct 2015 1 answer

Lantus Solostar - Hi, I am a new diabetic educator and recently had a patient start on Lantus. She?

... would like to know if it is normal to feel burning after she injects herself? She is only taking 10Units. I have no experience with this and have never had any of my other patients tell me this ...

Posted 25 Sep 2015 1 answer

I take 14 units of lantus at night and generic actos 45 mg in a.m. when I get up in the morning my?

... b.s. run from 70's to 90's yes thats good however from normally running 160's to 190's its too fast a drop my body isnt used to it. Anyways my question is are you supposed to ...

Posted 22 Aug 2015 1 answer

Does anyone know of someone who has successfully taken themselves OFF of Lantus?

I have been a Type 2 Diabetic for 30+ years; in addition to Metformin (2000 mg per day) and Gluburide (5 mg per day), I was placed on Lantus Glargine two and a half years ago. While it levelled off ...

Posted 30 Jul 2015 1 answer

Who has info on free LANTUS SOLOSTAR FOR A MAN OVER 65?

IM A male 67 years old and on a limited buget if any one knows of a free program please let me know

Posted 23 Jul 2015 1 answer

Lantus Solostar - We were told to dial up 2 units and squirt them into the air to get the air out of

... the pen before dialing up the 18 units prescribed as my husband's dose to inject each morning. Now we are being told by pharmacy that is wasting 10 units per pen and since it was written as ...

Posted 25 Jun 2015 1 answer

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