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Last night sugar was 135 before bed.I didn't eat anything else..I injected the dose of lantus like every night and woke up with my sugar at 315...
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Lantus: 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 doctor for his/her reason to do split the dose. I am curious as well. The important issue is the total dose you need per day (once, or in divided doses. Again Lantus is mainly for once a day due to it long duration). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lantus: Lantus is a once-a-day injection usually taken every 24 hours. Don't worry if you miss 1-3 hours - no short term or long term things to worry about if you are keeping your blood sugar under control. If there is wide fluctuation in your blood sugar levels I recommend you see a diabetes educator. ...Read more
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 manage your BG, or take the Lantus 6 hours late and your next Lantus dose on time, and accept you'll be dose stacking for the first 6 hours of the next dose. Watch your BG carefully during this deviation in your regimen. Good luck! ...Read more
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