Is humalog (insulin lispro) safe for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding?

Yes. Humalog (insulin lispro) is a fast acting Insulin molecule that is completely safe in pregnancy. We use it commonly for gestational diabetic control.
Yes. It is listed as a category b drug, safe in pregnancy and later safe in breast feeding.

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Would it be safe to take a small dose of humalog (insulin lispro)?

Humalog (insulin lispro) Do not take Humalog (insulin lispro) or any other diabetes medication unless you have diabetes!!! If you have diabetes let your doctor help you with the best treatment options.

Husband recently started taking humalog (insulin lispro). Is this the best insulin?

It's really good. Humalog (insulin lispro) is a brand of rapid-acting Insulin produced by eli lilly & co. Here in the usa. It is given at meals (or in an Insulin pump), to provide quick-onset action to control blood sugars at meals. There are a couple of other brands of rapid-acting Insulin on the market (novolog, apidra), but they all have about the same action.

I'm using humalog (insulin lispro) mix 25 & geting tightness & pain in my chest suddenly when I go outside or walk briskly or use stairs, & same happen with Humulin N?

Chest pain: see a Dr. Chest pain or tightness in anyone with diabetes could be a heart attack or a precursor to one. Please go see a doctor today to be evaluated! Avoid exerting yourself until you see a doctor. Later, your doctor can adjust your diabetes medicine if needed. Take care of your heart first!

If a person accidently overdosed the amount of humalog, (insulin lispro) would death be quick?

Depends. It would depend on several factors - overdose by how much, degree of Insulin resistance, blood sugar at time of overdose, patient's ability to detect low blood sugar and availability if food/drink to treat hypoglycemia. I've had patients take 50 units more than they should have (took wrong insulin) who survived unscathed.