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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
13 years experience in Endocrinology
Humulin: Humulin is the marketed name by Eli Lilly and Company. Both are biosynthetic human insulin. Humulin N, is neutral protamine hagedorn (NPH), an interme ... Read More

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Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience in Internal Medicine
Lantis : Lantis is a slow release Insulin injection that is administered once a day, good for 24 hours. Humulin is not the same. Humulin lasts for about 14 hou ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Ashley
14 years experience in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
An important hormone: Insulin is a hormone made by the pancreas that most importantly is involved in maintaining normal blood sugar by facilitating entry of glucose into ce ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Use glucose: Insulin allows the cells of the body to utilize the sugar that are floating in the blood. This sugar comes from the food you eat or sometimes from th ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Use glucose: Insulin allows the cells of the body to utilize the sugar that are floating in the blood. This sugar comes from the food you eat or sometimes from th ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
INSULIN: Transports sugar molecules from the bloodstream to inside the cells, so they can utilize glucose for energy.
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A female asked:
Dr. Uzma Shafqat
20 years experience in Endocrinology
No: They have different duration although they work the same way
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Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Hold insulin: Hold Insulin with signs of hypogycemia like sweating , tready puls e, nausea or vomiting.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ajay Pathak
18 years experience in General Practice
Glucose Metabolism M: Glucose load triggers Insulin response for pancrease (pancrelipase) to secrete more Insulin to balance glucose levels in the blood.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience in Endocrinology
Insulin meter: I presume you mean a blood sugar meter. If that is correct there are many brands of blood glucose meter, most being available at your pharmacy. If yo ... Read More

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