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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
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Fair question: Hi. It happens. You can do either of two things. Just use your fast acting insulin (Novolog, Humalog, or Apidra) as needed for the next 18 hours to ma ... Read More

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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
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Lantus (insulin glargine): Is a long acting insulin, is meant to be used once a day. Every patient is unique, so adjustig your regimen is unique as well. Is better to ask your d ... Read More
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Dr. Melissa Young
8 years experience Internal Medicine
For high dose: At high doses, there may be better absorption if the dose is spilt in two, instead of injecting over 80 units all in one spot at one time, although th ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
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Please clarify: Hi. I don't understand your question. Lantus (insulin glargine) is only given once per day (not 3 times/day). Lantus (insulin glargine) is a basal ins ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marni Friedman
Specializes in Family Medicine
Totally individual: There is no one right dose of insulin for everyone. Lantus (insulin glargine) can be used once a day, or divided into two doses for larger amounts. ... Read More
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Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Skip: I would not recommend taking the morning medicine at bedtime and then going to sleep. Too low a blood sugar is more hazardous than too high overnight ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
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Yes: Hi. You poor thing! Are you a type 1? I would be happy to phone in a prescription for Lantus (insulin glargine) for you tomorrow (Wednesday, 25 Jun)! ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience Family Medicine
See endocrinologist: The best way for your doctor to determine your optimal insulin doses is for you to check your sugars before each meal and at bedtime. Write them down ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Sudler
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See MD: Proper management of your blood sugar, particularly as you describe, is beyond the scope of this forum. You need to consult your doctor who also know ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Daniel Weiss
45 years experience Endocrinology
I : I am surprised that you take Humalog (insulin lispro) at bedtime. Humalog (insulin lispro) is prescribed typically with or right before a meal. You mi ... Read More

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