Side Effects of Equisulin-M are Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level), Injection site allergic reaction, Skin thickening or pits at the injection site (Lipodystrophy), Itching, Rash, Edema (swelling), Weight gain.
Equisulin-M 30 Injection 40IU/ml is a combination of two insulin preparations: Insulin Isophane / NPH and human insulin / soluble insulin. Insulin Isophane / NPH has a prolonged duration of action while human insulin / soluble insulin has a fast onset of action. Together, they ensure rapid and consistent sugar control by facilitating reuptake of sugar in muscle and fat cells and suppressing the production of sugar in the liver.
Taking Insulin regular with alcohol may reduce the blood sugar levels in diabetic patients.
Equisulin-M 30 Injection 40IU/ml is probably safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Equisulin-M 30 Injection 40IU/ml is safe to use during lactation.
Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Your ability to drive may be affected if your blood sugar is low or high. If this happens, do not drive.
Equisulin-M 30 Injection 40IU/ml should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Equisulin-M 30 Injection 40IU/ml may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Regular monitoring of blood glucose levels is recommended for dose adjustment.
Equisulin-M 30 Injection 40IU/ml should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Equisulin-M 30 Injection 40IU/ml may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Regular monitoring of glucose levels is recommended for dose adjustment.