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Novorapid 100IU/ml Cartridge

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Composition for Novorapid 100IU Cartridge

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Primary uses of Novorapid Cartridge

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Medicine Overview of Novorapid Cartridge


Uses of Novorapid Cartridge

Novorapid 100IU/ml Cartridge is used in the treatment of diabetes.

Novorapid Cartridge side effects


Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level), Injection site allergic reaction.


How to use Novorapid Cartridge

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. You or your care giver may be taught on how to use this medicine at home.

How Novorapid Cartridge works

Novorapid 100IU/ml Cartridge 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 sugar in muscle and fat cells and also suppresses the production of sugar in the liver.

In Depth Information on Novorapid Cartridge

Expert advice for Novorapid Cartridge

  • Novorapid helps to control blood sugar level and avoids long-term complications.
  • You should continue to exercise regularly, eat a healthy diet, and take your other diabetes medicines along with Novorapid.
  • Take Novorapid 15 minutes before a meal or within 20 minutes after starting a meal.
  • 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).
  • Do not use if the preparation is no longer clear and colourless, or if it contains particles.
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Novorapid Cartridge related warnings
Special precautions for Novorapid Cartridge
Taking Insulin aspart with alcohol may affect blood glucose levels in patients with diabetes.
Novorapid 100IU/ml Cartridge 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.
Novorapid 100IU/ml Cartridge 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.
Novorapid 100IU/ml Cartridge should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Novorapid 100IU/ml Cartridge may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of blood glucose levels is recommended for dose adjustment.
Novorapid 100IU/ml Cartridge should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Novorapid 100IU/ml Cartridge may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Frequent and regular monitoring of blood glucose levels is advised.

What if you miss a dose of Novorapid Cartridge?uses

If you have missed a dose of Novorapid 100IU/ml Cartridge, your blood sugar level may become too high (hyperglycemia). Check your blood sugar and then take the next dose accordingly.

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Frequently asked questions about Novorapid Cartridge

Frequently asked questions about Insulin Aspart

Q. What is insulin apart protamine?
Insulin aspart protamine is a combination of an intermediate-acting and a fast-acting form of the hormone insulin
Q. What is insulin apart 70/30?
Insulin apart 70/30 is a human insulin analogue containing 70% insulin aspart protamine crystal and 30% soluble insulin aspart. It is a blood sugar lowering agent with rapid onset and an intermediate duration of action
Q. Does novolog insulin cause weight gain?
Weight gain has been observed with insulin therapy.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
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Medicines with composition Spironolactone: Aldactone, Spilactone
Novorapid with Clonidine
Medicines with composition Clonidine: Arkamin, Cloneon, Catapres
Novorapid with Triamcinolone
Medicines with composition Triamcinolone: Trilon, Stancort, Tricort, Triroid, Acort, Pericort, Comcort, Vetalog, Bonacort, Triject
Novorapid with Lactase
Medicines with composition Lactase: Cry NO
Novorapid with Rasagiline
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar
Novorapid with Metolazone
Medicines with composition Metolazone: Metoz, Diurem, Zytanix, Zalat, Metadure, Lazon, Metolaz, Metoral
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Medicines with composition Celiprolol: Celipress
Novorapid with Citalopram
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam, Cetadep, Cita, Topdep, Celica, Citalomine, Citalent, Citola, Cytop, Madam, Citalin, Citara, Lopram
Novorapid with Clobetasol
Medicines with composition Clobetasol: Clobex, Clop, Betakem
Novorapid with Rosiglitazone
Medicines with composition Rosiglitazone: Rezult, Windia, Rosicon, Senzia
Novorapid with Pindolol
Medicines with composition Pindolol: Visken
Novorapid with Triamterene
Medicines with composition Triamterene: Trymax
Novorapid with Octreotide acetate
Medicines with composition Octreotide acetate: Octotide, Octride, Sandostatin LAR, Octate, Varioct, Actide, Otide, Ferotide, Sandostatin, Neoctide, Varitide
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Novorapid with Pancreatin
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