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Generic for Humulin R

insulin regular

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Generic for Novolin R

insulin regular

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trade names for insulin regular

Humulin R, Novolin R

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What kind fo insulin is regular insulin

fast acting

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Onset of regular Humulin R

30 minutes

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Onset fo Novoliin R

30 minutes

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Duration of Humulin R

8 hours

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Duration of Novolin R

8 hours

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Humulin R: Rx or OTC?

OTC

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Novolin R: Rx or OTC?

OTC

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What is NPH insulin?

Natural Protamine Hagedorn
Intermediate Acting

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Older name of NPH

Isophane insulin

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What is Protamine?

A protein that extends the effects of insulin

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Onset of Humulin NPH

1 hour

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Onset of Novolin NPH

1 hour

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Duration of Humulin NPH

18 hours

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Duration of Novolin NPH

18 hours

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How are fast-acting insulin analogs used?

They are used to control blood sugar right after meals

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How are long-acting insulin analogs used?

They provide a basal insulin level for normal health throughout the day

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Humalog

insulin lispro


Fast-Acting Insulin Analog

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Novolog

insulin aspart


Fast-Acting Insulin Analog

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Apidra

insulin glulisine


Fast-Acting Insulin Analog

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Onset of Humalog

15 minutes

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Onset of Novolog

15 minutes

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Onset of Apidra

15 minutes

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Onset of insulin lispro

15 minutes

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Onset of insulin aspart

15 minutes

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Onset of inuslin glulisine

15 minutes

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Duration of Humalog

3 hours

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Duarion of Novolog

3 hours

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Duration of Apidra

3 hours

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Duration of insulin lispro

3 hours

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Duration of insulin aspart

3 hours

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Duration of insulin glulisine

3 hours

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How should fast acting insulin analogs be used?

Use 15 minutes before meals
Use along with long-acting insulin analogs

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Humalog Mix 75/25

75% insulin lispro protamine
25% insulin lispro

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Onset of Humalog 75/25

15 minutes

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Duration of HUmalog 75/25

18 hours

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Novolog 75/25

75% insulin aspart protamine
25% insulin aspart

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Onset of Novolog 75/25

15 minutes

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Duration of Novolog 75/25

18 hours

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Lantus

insulin glargine


Long-Acting insulin Analog

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insulin glargine

Lantus

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Levemir

insulin detemir


Long-Acting insulin Analog

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insulin detemir

Levemir

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Onset of Lantus

1 hour

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Onset of insulin glargine

1 hour

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Onset of Levemir

1 hour

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Onset of detemir

1 hour

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Duration of Lantus

24 hours

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Duration of insulin glargine

24 hours

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Duration of Levemir

24 hours

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Duration of insulin detemir

24 hours

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Dosing interval of Levemir

1 daily

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Dosing interval for insulin glargine

1 daily

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Dosing interval for Levemir

1 daily

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Dosing interval for insulin detemir

1 daily

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How should all insulin be stored and how long does it last

Store in the fridge-lasts till exp. date
Room temp-last 30 days

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Dosage form of Humulin R U-500

500units/ml
required for patients who need more than 200 units/day