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Humalog KwikPen - If I go out to dinner how do I use it 15 min. after dinner or 15 min. before cause
Posted 18 Jun 2017 by • 0 answers
... I don't have it with me. My doctor says I need to do it with that time frame.
Posted 16 Jan 2016 by • 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.
Posted 3 Apr 2015 by • 1 answer
Posted 1 Feb 2015 by • 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.
Posted 6 Sep 2012 by • 2 answers
my husband has type 1 and has been using the kwikpen for abut 1 and a half years his blood sugar is all over the chart and his a1c slowly but surely climbing he is on a sliding scale and checks his sugars alot keeps a journal all day we asked the doctor if the pen is giving the right dose so we ...
Posted 9 Sep 2010 by • 2 answers
Posted 4 Nov 2011 by • 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 - The kwikpen does not seem reliable to me as far as dosing, especially as it begins
Posted 25 Apr 2011 by • 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 ...
Posted 5 Aug 2009 by • 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?