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Insulin aspart / insulin aspart protamine Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Insulin aspart / insulin aspart protamine is also known as: NovoLog Mix 50/50, NovoLog Mix 70/30, NovoLog Mix 70/30 FlexPen, Novolog Mix 70/30 PenFill

Insulin aspart / insulin aspart protamine Pregnancy Warnings

Insulin aspart-insulin aspart protamine has been assigned to pregnancy category B by the FDA. Insulin is the drug of choice for the treatment of diabetes during pregnancy. Data from human pregnancy have revealed an increased incidence of teratogenicity associated with diabetes mellitus; the association with the use of insulin is probably coincidental. Because of the strong association between diabetes or hyperglycemia and perinatal morbidity and multiple congenital malformations, most experts recommend strict control of maternal plasma glucose with the use of insulin during pregnancy. Insulin aspart-insulin aspart protamine is only recommended for use during pregnancy when benefit outweighs risk.

Insulin aspart / insulin aspart protamine Breastfeeding Warnings

There are no data on the excretion of insulin aspart-insulin aspart protamine into human milk.

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