Lantus 100IU/3mL 5 injection

Lantus is insulin glargin used to control control high blood sugar in diabetes along with diet and exercise
SKU: 105275

Delivery date: Within an 2 hour
28.420 KD
pcs.

Lantus 100 IU / 3 mL 5 injection

Insulin glargine

A peptide hormone that is excreted by the pancreas where its main action is aiding the absorption of glucose required for the energy by the cell and muscles.


Indications:

• Diabetes mellitus.


Points of interest:

• Be aware of the signs of hypoglycemia (sweating, confusion, rapid heartbeat, blurred vision, shakiness, anxiety, headache, dizziness, weakness).

• Rotate injection sites to prevent damage to the tissue under the skin.

• Avoid re-use of the same injection.

• If you experience hypoglycemia, consume glucose or simple carbohydrate (e.g. candies, soft drinks, sugar, honey), once your blood glucose returns to normal, eat a snack or a meal.

• Insulin is usually injected under the skin; pinch the skin to reduce the chance of injecting a blood vessel.

• Switching between insulin brands should be done under strict medical supervision.


How to use:

As per as direction of doctor.


All Active Ingredients:

Insulin glargine.


Side effects:

• Hypoglycemia.

• Weight gain.


Cautions:

• Time of occurrence of hypoglycemia depends on the action profile of the insulin used and may change when the treatment regimen is changed.

• Adjustment of dose may be necessary if patients undertake increased physical activity or change their usual meal plan.


Interactions:

• Beta blockers: signs of hypoglycemia can be masked when beta blockers given with insulin.


Quantity:

5.


How To Storage :

Refrigerator.

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