Insulin.txt

  1. Name rapid acting insulin:
    • lispro (Humalog)
    • aspart (NovoLog)
    • glulisine (Apidra)
    • clear
  2. Rapid acting insulin onset, peak, duration:
    • lispro (Humalog)
    • aspart (NovoLog)
    • glulisine (Apidra)
    • clear
    • onset: 10-30 min.
    • peak: 30 min – 3 hours
    • duration: 3-5 hours
  3. Short acting insulin onset, peak, duration:
    • Regular (Humulin R, Novolin R)
    • clear
    • onset: 30 min. – 1 hour
    • peak: 2 – 5 hours
    • duration: 5 – 8 hours
  4. Intermediate acting insulin onset, peak, duration:
    • NPH (Humulin N, Novolin N)
    • cloudy
    • onset: 1.5 – 4 hours
    • peak: 4 – 12 hours
    • duration: 12 – 18 hours
  5. Long acting insulin onset, peak, duration:
    • glargine (Lantus)
    • detemir (Levemir)
    • clear
    • onset: .8 – 4 hours
    • peak: no pronounced peak
    • duration: 24 + hours
  6. What insulin cannot be mixed with other insulin?
    Neither Lantus nor Levemir can be mixed with other insulin.
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wdgassett
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Insulin.txt
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onset, peak, duration
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