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Flashcards in Feline Diabetes Deck (8)
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1

Intermediate acting insulin
Duration

2 - 14 hours

2

NPH
Insulin type
Duration
Syringe
Unique characteristics

Intermediate
2 - 8 hours
U-100
Has a potent peaked effect

3

Lente
Insulin type
Duration
Syringe type
Special characteristics

Intermediate acting insulin
2 - 12 hours
U-40 syringes
Must shake well

4

PZI
Insulin type
Duration
Syringe type
Example

Intermediate
4 - 14
U40
Prozinc

5

Long acting insulin
Duration
Syringe type

8 - 16 hours
U-100

6

Glargine
Insulin type
Duration
Special characteristics

Long acting
3 - 8 hours
Also called Lantus

7

Detemir
Insulin type
Duration

Long acting
5 - 9 hours

8

Short acting insulin
Duration
Syringe type
Examples

2- 6 hours
U-100 syringes
Ex: Novalin R, Humalin R