Novorapid 100IU/ml Penfill

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Composition for Novorapid 100IU Solution for Injection

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3 ml in 1 penfill
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Medicine Overview of Novorapid Solution for Injection

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Uses of Novorapid Solution for Injection

Novorapid 100IU/ml Penfill is used in the treatment of type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes.
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Side effects of Novorapid Solution for Injection

Common

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

How Novorapid Solution for Injection works

Novorapid 100iu/ml penfill 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 Solution for Injection

Expert advice for Novorapid Solution for Injection

  • 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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Warnings
Special precautions for Novorapid 100IU/ml Penfill
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Insulin aspart with alcohol may affect blood glucose levels in patients with diabetes.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Novorapid 100IU/ml Penfill 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Novorapid 100IU/ml Penfill 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.
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Driving
Your ability to drive may be affected if your blood sugar is
low or high. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Novorapid 100IU/ml Penfill should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Novorapid 100IU/ml Penfill may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Regular monitoring of blood glucose levels is recommended for dose adjustment.
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Liver
CAUTION
Novorapid 100IU/ml Penfill should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Novorapid 100IU/ml Penfill may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Frequent and regular monitoring of blood glucose levels is advised.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Dexadran 4mg Injection, Decamycin 4mg Injection, Manoprolol 40mg Tablet, Walacort 0.5mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you have missed a dose of Insulin Aspart, your blood sugar level may become too high (hyperglycemia). Check your blood sugar and then take the next dose accordingly.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Novorapid 100IU Solution for Injection

Frequently asked questions for 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.

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