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Medications for Diabetic Ketoacidosis

Other names: DKA

What is Diabetic Ketoacidosis: Diabetic ketoacidosis is a complication of diabetes mellitus caused by the buildup of by-products of fat metabolism (ketones), which occurs when glucose is not available as a fuel source for the body.

Compare drugs associated with Diabetic Ketoacidosis

The following list of medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of this condition.

Drug name Rx / OTC Pregnancy CSA Alcohol Reviews Rating Popularity
sodium bicarbonate Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: sodium bicarbonate systemic

Brand name:  Neut

Drug class: antacids, minerals and electrolytes, urinary pH modifiers

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
Humulin R Rx/OTC B N X Add review Add

Generic name: insulin regular systemic

Drug class: insulin

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For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Novolin R Rx/OTC B N X Add review Add

Generic name: insulin regular systemic

Drug class: insulin

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
Neut Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: sodium bicarbonate systemic

Drug class: antacids, minerals and electrolytes, urinary pH modifiers

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: Prescribing Information

 
insulin regular Rx/OTC B N X Add review Add

Generic name: insulin regular systemic

Brand names:  Humulin R, Novolin R

Drug class: insulin

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts

 
Humalog Rx B N X Add review Add

Generic name: insulin lispro systemic

Drug class: insulin

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
Humalog KwikPen Rx B N X Add review Add

Generic name: insulin lispro systemic

Drug class: insulin

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insulin aspart Rx B N X Add review Add

Generic name: insulin aspart systemic

Brand names:  Novolog, NovoLog FlexPen, NovoLog PenFill

Drug class: insulin

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
insulin lispro Rx B N X Add review Add

Generic name: insulin lispro systemic

Brand names:  Humalog, Humalog KwikPen

Drug class: insulin

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
Novolog Rx B N X Add review Add

Generic name: insulin aspart systemic

Drug class: insulin

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph

 
NovoLog FlexPen Rx B N X Add review Add

Generic name: insulin aspart systemic

Drug class: insulin

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

 
NovoLog PenFill Rx B N X Add review Add

Generic name: insulin aspart systemic

Drug class: insulin

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

 
Apidra Rx C N X Add review Add

Generic name: insulin glulisine systemic

Drug class: insulin

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

 
Apidra Solostar Rx C N X Add review Add

Generic name: insulin glulisine systemic

Drug class: insulin

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

 
insulin glulisine Rx C N X Add review Add

Generic name: insulin glulisine systemic

Brand names:  Apidra, Apidra Solostar

Drug class: insulin

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph

 
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Off Label This medication may not be approved by the FDA for the treatment of this condition.
Prescription Only / Over the Counter
Rx Prescription Only
OTC Over the Counter
Rx/OTC Prescription or Over the Counter
Pregnancy
A Adequate and well-controlled studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
B Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
C Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
X Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
N FDA has not classified the drug.
Controlled Substances Act Schedule
N Is not subject to the Controlled Substances Act.
1 Has a high potential for abuse. Has no currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. There is a lack of accepted safety for use under medical supervision.
2 Has a high potential for abuse. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions. Abuse may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence.
3 Has a potential for abuse less than those in schedules 1 and 2. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to moderate or low physical dependence or high psychological dependence.
4 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 3. It has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 3.
5 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 4. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 4.
Alcohol
X Interacts with Alcohol.

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