Congratulations. Great move. Well, NovoLog is quicker acting but also quicker getting out of your system. So make sure you eat as soon as you inject. As with any insulin, proper close titration is necessary to avoid hypoglycemia and wild fluctuations in your sugar levels. Overall, best short acting Insulin on the market at present, and the most physiologic.
I was switched from novolog to humalog (insulin lispro) now my blood sugars are 150+ what is the difference between the two?
Although they. Are manufactured through different processes, the result is functionally identical. They should be interchangeable unit-for-unit with the same effect. Minor adjustments may, of course, be required.
Type 1 diabetic for 35ys. Doctor changed me humulin r to humalog (insulin lispro) pen. Using it for 3 days and sugar is 475. Didn't eat enough to be that high.?
Contact your doctor. Contact your doctor as soon as possible. That is a very high level and it can be dangerous. You may need your dose adjusted.
Humalog (insulin lispro) Is used to treat type 1 (insulin-dependent) diabetes in adults.
Diabetes medication. Treats diabetes mellitus. Insulin is a hormone that helps get sugar from the blood to the muscles, where it is used for energy. This type of Insulin starts working faster than regular insulin.
Fast acting analog. Of human Insulin whose pattern of activity when given with a meal mimics pattern of activity of Insulin secreted by normal person when dosed correctly can help in excellent contol of patients with diabetes.
Humalog/humulin. Please go online to "www. Drugs. Com" and search for humalog (insulin lispro) and humulin. Humalog is rapid acting. Humulin R is short acting.
Humalog (insulin lispro) See: http://www. Drugs. Com/sfx/humalog-side-effects. Html.
Rapid acting insulin. Like other Insulin analogs Humalog (insulin lispro) (lispro) is a rapid acting meal time insulin. It can be injected before or immediately after meal. It has a quick onset, short duration of action, less variation in absorption and decrease chances of low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) if use appropriately. Indicated for management of diabetes mellitus. Humalog (insulin lispro) is administered subcutaneously only. Can be use in pumps.
Humalog (insulin lispro) Humalog (insulin lispro) = Insulin lispro.
Easy! Hi. Easy! Increase the dose! We usually start low to keep hypoglycemia risk in check. So advance the dose until you get the effect you're after. Use you blood sugar testing frequently to make using Humalog (insulin lispro) effective & safe. Good luck!