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A 48-year-old member asked:

How often must i monitor my blood sugar when taking humulin (insulin)?

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Dr. Carol Cheney
Endocrinology 46 years experience
Varies: How often to check your blood sugar depends on how you are using that information. If you are adjusting your Insulin based on blood sugars, you need to test a minimum of before each meal; you may also need to test after some meals to evaluate the effectiveness of the mealtime doses.
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