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Levemir vs Lantus: What's the Difference?

Posted 22 Sep 2016 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com

Levemir and Lantus are both types of insulin. But which one works for longer and which one has fewer side effects?

Diabetes, Type 2 - what will happen if you take levemir with novolog 70/30?

Posted 20 Jun 2013 by scarscaden 2 answers

I was prescribed these two insulins by a new doctor but all of the research I have done says that you're not supposed to take novolog 70/30 with any other insulin... so I am wondering what will happen with this rx?

My doctor gave me a Levemir Flex pen 100 units/ml ( U-100) for lowering my sugars?

Posted 11 Jan 2010 by chrronic flyer 2 answers

I began using it for a week @ 6 units as requested then 9 for a couple of weeks, and now for the last few days as 12 units. I am still on the first pen. My question is how can a pen with only 100 units deliver over 200 units dialed in on the pens indicator?

I have read conflicting reports - should the pen be refrigerated or not once you start using it?

Posted 23 Jan 2013 by jimmyp 1 answer

What effects would change based on refridgeration or storing at room temp?

How does the drug gliclazide 80mg tablets work on a diabetes 2 patient? what are the side effects?

Posted 18 Mar 2010 by maxalexis 1 answer

Also how does levemir penfil work and what are its benefits and side effects. Thank you

Can I take Humulin N instead of Novalog?

Posted 12 Oct 2010 by bill0324 1 answer

I am a type 1 diabetic and we are out of town. I forgot to bring my Novalog with me (I take this along with Levemir on a sliding scale). I cannot get the Novalog filled but I can get the Humilin N. How would that be compared to the Novalog?

When I inject with levemir I get a small lump which itches a lot, a bit like an insec bite?

Posted 6 Apr 2013 by jackelli 1 answer

I've been using levemir for about a month. Sometimes when I start the injection it's painfull and gets worse and the injection progresses. The itching and pain lasts for 4-5 days

Clarithromycin - Why is hypoglycemia caused by this drug?

Posted 7 Apr 2013 by niltci 2 answers

Clarithromycin interacts with Levemir (injectable long term insulin type medication) by inhancing its effects. This should be an additional warning with your prescribing information. I was almost comatose as a result of this, and although I stopped the antibiotic and reduced the number of units ...

I have just been told that I have a fatty pancreas which is not allowing it tofunction properly?

Posted 29 Apr 2013 by lesliehelen 2 answers

i am a type 2 diabetic and am morbidly obese, with numerous health problems..i tale a[idra, levemir and victoza injections and glucophage pill..my insulins are on a liding scale according to my blood sugars..i don't want it to get any worse, what can i do besides lose weight and will that ...

Levemir - I CAN NOT UNDERSTAND WHY MY BLOOD SUGAR READINGS IN THE MORNING HAVE NOT DROPPED?

Posted 30 May 2013 by DCROXFORD51 1 answer

MY DOCTOR ADVISED ME TO START WITH 10 UNITS OF LEVEMIR AND MONITOR MY BLOOD SUGAR EVERY MORNING AND INCREASE THE UNITS BY TWO EVERY WEEK UNTIL MY READINGS ARE IN THE ACCEPTABLE RANGE. i AM NOW AT 22 UNITS AND I CAN NOT SEE ANY NOTICEABLE DECREASE IN MY BLOOD SUGAR READINGS. dO YOU HAVE TO REACH A ...

I am changing from Levemir to Reli on Novolin N and from Humalog to Reli on Novolin R what do I nee?

Posted 18 Mar 2014 by rj3280 1 answer

what do i need to watch for what are the diffences in the insulins.

Humalog Pen - I picked up my Humalog kwik pen instead of my Levemir pen and injected 60 units.?

Posted 23 Apr 2014 by jenn5978 2 answers

What do I do if I think I may have taken too much Humalog, thinking it was my Levemir pen? I took 60 units, my blood sugar was 308. Should I do anything to reverse the affects?

Generally 01 unit of insulin levemir flexipen (detemir) lower blood sugar to what level?

Posted 24 Sep 2014 by prachet 1 answer

How much unit of levemir flexipen insulin (detemir) will lower blood sugar of 400 mg/DL to normal I.e 90 mg/dl ?

Which type of insulin has the longest duration of action?

Posted 9 Feb 2016 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com

Has levemir been known to cause swelling in the hands or ankles?

Posted 10 Mar 2010 by delam 2 answers

Since I started levimir, I have noticed swelling especially in my ankles.

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