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Humalog KwikPen Questions

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Humalog kwikpen - which needles do I use?

Posted 9 Sep 2010 by r.j. 2 answers

Humalog KwikPen - Can it cause a body odor?

Posted 5 Aug 2009 by Brenda Martin 1 answer

I was on humalog in a vial and then switched to the kwikpen for convenience and ever since I have noticed a body odor. Also what is the difference in the kwikpen and the regular pen?

Humalog KwikPen - The kwikpen does not seem reliable to me as far as dosing, especially as it begins

Posted 25 Apr 2011 by Ellerton 2 answers

... to run low. When I use it I try to leave it in for at least 20 seconds, but it nearly always has insulin still dribbling out of it when I remove the needle. My latest kwikpen is down to about 60 units, and even when priming it several times before use, little to no insulin comes out. Has anyone ...

Air in the pen?

Posted 4 Nov 2011 by kmandurino 1 answer

When I started using this pen, there was no air in it, but with each time I used it, a little more air got in and then by the last dose, there is a large air bubble. I just pointed the pen downward forcing the air bubble up to the top, but is this normal? Isn't it dangerous to have this air ...

Humalog KwikPen - Can you take more than 60 units at once with the Kwikpen?

Posted 1 Feb 2015 by snoopy3724 1 answer

My mom's doctor gave her 50/50 pens to try but we can't seem to figure out the dosing. He wants her to take 100 units at breakfast but the dial on the pen only goes up to 60. Does that mean she cannot get all 100 units in one shot? The instructions for the pen have been useless.

Humalog KwikPen - I have type 2 diabetes and have been prescribed humalog. Where can I find the?

Posted 16 Jan 2016 by RENEISSA1 1 answer

... "sliding scale" referred to on my prescription for humalog kwik pen? How often do I use humalog during the day? (I also inject Lantus--- 10 units/day before breakfast). I am unsure as to how much humalog I should inject after I check my glucose level... 2 units, 1 unit,,, etc.

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