what would happen if a person swallowed insulin?

Question is Closed Report Mark as Favorite

Answers (1)

5 Aug 2009

Nothing would have as it would be broken down in your stomach. That is why it is given by injection.

Votes: +0
janet134 5 Aug 2009

thank you.that is what I thought but wanted to make sure.

Further Information

Search for questions

Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.

Similar questions

Insulin Lispro - I recently receive a shipment of humalog 5050 quick pen and my insulin is white or?

... cloudy and i don't recall this insulin been cloudy. isn't this insulin supposed to be clear.

0 answers 27 May 2011

Insulin Regular - Where can I find pork insulin?

My mother used to use pork insulin, when they discontinuide it my mother had to go to Humlin rDNA insulin after being diabetic for 26 years and is ...

1 answer 29 Jun 2011

If a person has been taking metformin HCL 1000 daily for years and?

after surgery and still in the hospital they start giving her insulin shots what affect will this have on the person? She is getting disoriented and ...

2 answers 9 Jan 2013

What happen if insulin is given to a nondiabtic ?

some quake are giving it

2 answers 27 Feb 2013

Insulin - How dose Levemir flex pen work ?

Dose it let out insulin all day long weather you need it or not? or only when your body needs it. How do you prevent low blood sugar from happen ?

2 answers 27 Mar 2014