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What to do if I must shift to apidra (insulin glulisine) insulin what is your idea?

Assume same dose. Hi. I must assume you have been using either Humalog (insulin lispro) or Novolog, and your insurance is forcing the switch. We endocrinologists use all 3 rapid meal insulins Humalog (insulin lispro), Novolog, & Apidra) interchangeably. I recommend a unit:unit equivalence. Of course you always fine tune your insulin dosing based on frequent BG monitoring (or hopefully a CGM). Good luck! Read more...