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

Posted 25 Sep 2015 by diabeticnurse 1 answer

... 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 side effect. Is there something she is doing or should be doing differently? Thanks

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

Posted 25 Jun 2015 by priscillak 1 answer

... 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 18 units we will not have enough. Is it correct to do the "priming" each time he uses the ...

Do the unopened NovoLog flexpens need to be refrigerated? Same Q for Lantus SoloStar. Thanks?

Posted 9 Feb 2012 by jfleetwd 1 answer

I am new to injecting insulin and am not sure if the FlexPens I'm using need to be refrigerated. I know that the one I'm using does not have to be for 28 days but the remaining ones in the box, I'm not sure about.

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

Posted 22 Aug 2015 by thatllbeme5988 1 answer

... 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 itseat a snack afterwards or before bed? Tia

Do I really need to take my insulin same time everyday?

Posted 20 May 2015 by Jhoey30 2 answers

I just started to take Lantus Solostar and it said to take before bedtime,but i work nightshift sometimes so i don't sleep, when i work i take it early before i go to work,should i bring it to work to take at same time eventhough i don't sleep??? Or should i take it when i sleep during ...

What to do if I see a bubble in the lantus pen?

Posted 5 May 2015 by suresh371 2 answers

"My husband has type 2 diabetes. He injects 35 mg of Lantus in the morning and 45 at night?

Posted 9 Jun 2015 by alcintr 3 answers

Does he need to take 20 mg a day Glipizide and 2000 mg a day of Metformin also? age 69, male, adult onset Diabetes, sugar levels fluctuate - AM fasting 80 - 140, afternoon - 180 - 260

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

Posted 23 Jul 2015 by CHARLES GREEN 1 answer

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

Lantus Solostar - How long does it take for Lantus to work? I have had to keep dialing up and it is?

Posted 18 May 2014 by shirleyjrp1950 2 answers

... still over 200. I am now up to 13 units and discouraged. d

Insulin Glargine - how much Lantus do you take if your sugar is 224?

Posted 23 Oct 2014 by donnieboy48 1 answer

I am taking 1 unit per 50 points above 120

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

Posted 30 Jul 2015 by mnancy 1 answer

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 my sugars and brought my A1C from over 9.0 mmoL down to 7,3 mmoL (which I have maintained for over ...

I need to know what the cartridge that contains Novolog & Lantus is made from. Glass or plastic?

Posted 25 Jun 2015 by ssclarkson 1 answer

I started these two insulins in November 2011. When the temperature is over 80 degrees, I feel like I am being attacked by biting insects. This is not sun related as it can happen in the bathroom if the room becomes very warm. I have seen 4 different specialist and no one knows why. I have an ...

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