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Insuman 100 IU Solution for Injection

Prescription Required
Manufacturer
SALT COMPOSITION

Overview

Insuman Solution for Injection side effects

Common
  • Rash
  • Injection site allergic reaction
  • Skin thickening or pits at the injection site (Lipodystrophy)
  • Itching
  • Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level)

How to use Insuman Solution for Injection

Your doctor or nurse will guide you how to use this medicine.

How Insuman Solution for Injection works

Insuman 100 IU Solution for Injection is a fast-acting insulin, starts working within 10-20 minutes after injection. It works similar to insulin produced by the body. Insulin facilitates reuptake of glucose in muscle and fat cell and also block the release of glucose from the liver.

Insuman Solution for Injection related warnings

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Insuman 100 IU Solution for Injection. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Insuman 100 IU Solution for Injection during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Insuman 100 IU Solution for Injection should be used with caution during breatfeeding. Breastfeeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
Driving
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether Insuman 100 IU Solution for Injection alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Insuman 100 IU Solution for Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

What if you miss a dose of Insuman Solution for Injection?

If you have missed a dose of Insuman 100 IU Solution for Injection, your blood sugar level may become too high (hyperglycemia). Check your blood sugar and then take the next dose accordingly.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Expert Advice

  • Take it 15 minutes before a meal or within 20 minutes after starting a meal.
  • Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) is a common side effect. Monitor your blood sugar level regularly. 
  • Injection sites must be rotated to prevent hard lumps from developing at one site.
  • Injection below the skin of the abdomen results in faster absorption than other injection sites.
  • Opened vials/cartridges stay good at room temperature for up to 4 weeks, while unopened vials must be placed in the refrigerator  (2°C–8°C).
  • Do not use if the preparation is no longer clear and colorless or if it contains particles.
  • Always carry some sugary food or fruit juice with you in case you experience hypoglycemia symptoms such as cold sweats, cool pale skin, tremors, weakness, and anxiety.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Insuman with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
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Brand(s): Nudiglue-C
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Brand(s): Densol
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Insuman

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equivalent to Insuman 25/75 40UI medicine. Please suggest
Dr. Sfurti Mann
Diabetes Specialist
Insulin can't be replaced by oral medication
FASTING SUGAR LEVEL IS HIGH AFTER TAKING INSULIN ABOUT 140 UNIT (LANTUS (80)+INSUMAN RAPID(60)WHAT I DO
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Diabetes Specialist
Need to adjust your dose
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