Novorapid 100IU/ml Solution for Injection

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Composition for Novorapid 100IU Solution for Injection

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Primarily used for

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Alcohol
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3 ml in 1 flexpen
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Medicine Overview of Novorapid Solution for Injection

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Uses of Novorapid Solution for Injection

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

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

How Novorapid Solution for Injection works

Novorapid 100iu/ml 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.

In Depth Information on Novorapid Solution for Injection

Expert advice for Novorapid Solution for Injection

  • Starts acting within 10-20 minutes, and lasts for up to 5 hours.
  • Take Novorapid 15 minutes before a meal or within 20 minutes after starting a meal.
  • Do not mix it with any other insulin if you're using an insulin pump.
  • Do not use if the preparation is no longer clear and colorless, or if it contains particles.
  • Injection sites must be rotated to prevent hard lumps from developing at one site.
  • Opened vials are good at room temperature for up to 4 weeks, while unopened vials can be placed in the refrigerator.
  • Do not reuse pen needles to avoid risk of infection.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Novorapid 100IU/ml Solution for Injection
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Insulin aspart with alcohol may affect blood glucose levels in patients with diabetes.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Novorapid 100IU/ml Solution for Injection 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 Solution for Injection is safe to use dur
ing 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 Solution for Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Novorapid 100IU/ml Solution for Injection 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 Solution for Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Novorapid 100IU/ml Solution for Injection 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
Decamycin 4mg Injection, Manoprolol 40mg Tablet, Betsone 0.5mg 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.

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.

User Submitted Feedback For Novorapid 100IU Solution for Injection

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