Medicine Overview of Insulatard Injection
Side effects of Insulatard Injection
Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level), Injection site allergic reaction.
How to use Insulatard Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Insulatard Injection works
Human insulatard 40iu/ml injection is an intermediate-acting insulin, starts working within 10-20 minutes after injection. It works similar to insulin produced by the body. Insulin facilitates reuptake of sugar in muscle and fat cells and also suppresses the production of sugar in the liver.
In Depth Information on Insulatard Injection
Expert advice for Insulatard Injection
- Insulatard helps to control blood glucose level and avoids long-term complications.
- You should continue to exercise regularly, eat a healthy diet, and take your other diabetes medicines along with Insulatard.
- Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) is a common side-effect; learn how to identify and manage its symptoms (sweating, rapid heartbeat, weakness, blurry vision, headache) and teach your family as well.
- Injection below the skin of the abdomen results in faster absorption than other injection sites.
- Injection sites must be rotated to prevent hard lumps from developing at one site.
- Opened vials/cartridge are good at room temperature for up to 4 weeks, while unopened vials must be placed in the refrigerator (2°C–8°C).
Special precautions for Human Insulatard 40IU/ml Injection
Taking Insulin Isophane with alcohol may affect blood glucose levels in patients with diabetes.
Human Insulatard 40IU/ml Injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Human Insulatard 40IU/ml Injection is safe to use during lac+more
tation. 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+more
low or high. If this happens, do not drive....
Human Insulatard 40IU/ml Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Human Insulatard 40IU/ml Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Regular monitoring of blood glucose levels is recommended for dose adjustment....
Regular monitoring of blood glucose levels is recommended for dose adjustment.
Human Insulatard 40IU/ml Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Human Insulatard 40IU/ml Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Regular monitoring of glucose levels is recommended for dose adjustment....
Regular monitoring of glucose levels is recommended for dose adjustment.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Ramihart 5mg Capsule, Ramistar Tablet, Reopres 10mg Tablet, Reopres 2.5mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Insulatard 40IU Injection
Frequently asked questions for Insulin Isophane / NPH
Q. How does biphasic isophane insulin work?
Insulin isophane is a recombinant human insulin analogue (genetically modified insulin that is grown in a laboratory and similar to human insulin). It is an intermediate acting insulin preparation. Insulin isophane acts by replacing the normal production of insulin and by helping transfer sugar from the blood into other body tissues where it is utilized to generate energy. It also stops the liver from producing more sugar. Intermediate acting insulin preparations start acting within an hour or 2 of injection, and reach a period of peak activity that lasts up to 7 hours, following which the action trails off; overall duration of action ranges from 18 to 24 hours.
User Submitted Feedback For Human Insulatard 40IU/ml Injection
Patients taking Human Insulatard 40IU/ml Injection
Once A Day
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What were the side-effects while using this medicine?
No Side Effect
Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level)
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What are you using this medicine for?
Type 1 diabetes
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