Apidra SoloStar Units/ml solution for injection in a pre-filled pen – Patient The Patient Information Leaflet (PIL) is the leaflet included in the pack with a. Apidra SoloStar Units/ml solution for injection in a pre-filled pen . SoloStar, the Instructions for use included in the Package leaflet must be read carefully. APIDRA [insulin glulisine injection (rDNA origin)] is a recombinant . package insert, and the pump manufacturer’s manual (see DOSAGE AND.
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Salicylates, by inhibiting prostaglandin E2 synthesis, can indirectly increase insulin secretion. Minor Nicotine may increase plasma glucose. Turn the vial of insulin glulisine and syringe upside aipdra. In large doses, salicylates uncouple oxidative phosphorylation, deplete hepatic and muscle glycogen, and cause hyperglycemia and glycosuria.
Only use needles that are compatible for use with SoloStar. Titrate dosage according to blood glucose and A1C goals. Many non-prescription drug products may be formulated with alcohol; isnert patients to scrutinize product labels prior to consumption. If you are not sure whether you are taking one of those medicines ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Patients should be advised to eat within 20 minutes of mecasermin administration. Patients receiving insulin should be closely monitored for signs indicating loss of diabetic control when therapy with triamterene is instituted.
In general, to prevent hypoglycaemia you must eat more food and monitor your packagd sugar. See the box at the end of this leaflet for important further information about hypoglycaemia and its treatment.
Apidra SoloStar 100 Units/ml solution for injection in a pre-filled pen
Pentoxifylline may enhance the hypoglycemic action of insulin. Double-check dosage in syringe or injectable device prior to administration. Aspiration is not necessary. Detailed information on this medicine is available on the European Medicines Agency web site: You should contact inzert doctor for advice on driving if: If no insulin comes out after changing the needle, your SoloStar may be damaged.
Severe hyperglycaemia or ketoacidosis must always be treated by a doctor, normally in a hospital. Insulin injections should not be used by the family to treat those patients who are unconscious. Take off the insett cap.
Do not use this medicine if it does not appear clear and colourless. Put the outer needle cap back on the needle, and use it to unscrew the needle from the pen. Insulin requirements are highly variable and must be individualized based on patient-specific factors and type of insulin regimen.
Insulin glulisine exhibits a shorter duration of action, with a mean residence insulin time of 98 minutes compared to minutes with regular insulin. Always tell people who are caring for you or treating you that you require insulin. Because blood glucose may be lowered by the use of chromium, patients who are on antidiabetic agents may need dose adjustments.
Remove the needle from the skin and press gently on the injection site for a moment but do not rub or massage.
Patients treated with lanreotide may experience either hypoglycemia or hyperglycemia. Apidra contains metacresol Apidra contains metacresol, which may cause allergic reactions.
Fast-Acting, Mealtime Insulin | Apidra® (insulin glulisine [rDNA origin] injection)
To reduce the risk of accidental needle injury, never replace the inner needle cap. Monitor blood sugar regularly. Insert the needle into the rubber stopper of the vial, and inject the air into the vial this will make the insulin easier to remove.
Maintenance Protect your SoloStar from dust and dirt. Medical personnel should be contacted and a new injection site should be selected if a current site becomes erythematous, pruritic, or thickened, as skin reactions or alterations in absorption can occur.
Disopyramide may enhance the hypoglycemic effects of insulin.
You can set the dose in steps of 1 unit, from a minimum of 1 unit to a maximum of 80 units. Insulin glulisine that has been exposed to temperatures greater than 37 degrees C Frequency of administration Apidra should be taken shortly minutes before or soon after meals. Both hyperglycemia and hypoglycemia have been described in patients treated with acetazolamide.
The injection site should be changed at least every 48 hours.