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Humalog

Humalog

Does Humalog cause upset stomach

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

Humalog is also a fast acting insulin

posted over 1 year ago

Humalog

Humalog

Has anyone found a better price than I have for Humalog Kwikpens 100 unit/mil 3mil for $106.23?

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

I'm on Medicare and it doesn't matter where you by it...$202 for 2 vials at WalMart. Such is the life of being in the doughnut hole.

posted about 2 years ago

How To You Prevent Brusing After An Injection?

How To You Prevent Brusing After An Injection?

I have brusing since I started taking levimeir and humalog any ideas how to prevent it and why is it happening

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

I take insulin 5 times a day. Yes I do bruise very easily. Just change insulin to Le mire which I take twice a day. Also now I am taking Nova-Rapid… read more

posted over 3 years ago

Humalog Mix 75/25

Humalog Mix 75/25

I am on Humalog 25 Mix and reading that it may cause heart failure ? Is this true ? What are the symptoms to look for ? Cause whenever an ECG is done so far I've been told it is 'clear'. Like, is there a heart attack waiting to happen ? On ECG what is the cause of an alarm ? Is it the excess plaque ? I'm told by my doc that certain amount of plaque should be there. Is there a boundary measure for plaque that should be there ? So confused of different statements being told to me each time… read more

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

Came to know of a blood clot leading to a heart attack on this site. Was particularly concerned about the symptoms witnessed prior to what was coming. I… read more

posted almost 3 years ago

Do I Have To Keep Fast Acting Insulin Cold When Carrying It With Me

Do I Have To Keep Fast Acting Insulin Cold When Carrying It With Me

I need to carry my fast acting insulin Humalog with me to take before I eat but worry about if I need to keep it cold I live in Louisiana and it's very hot here. I can't leave it in the car without it over heating but when I carry it on my person it also gets very hot. What do I do? How do others deal with this?

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

Look for a Frio insulin holder. They are supposed to keep it cool even in hot weather.

posted almost 4 years ago

Swelling Maybe Someone Has Response On This

Swelling Maybe Someone Has Response On This

I am on insulin, 5 times a day,:Lentuce,, victoza and Humalog, this last month I have had swelled legs and i mean lots sometimes my shoes do not fit
i take meds to make my bladder go and there 40 mg, but i do not go much, i have had heart failure before due to this, and yes i told my doctor she did take test and i am waiting to talk to her again. has anyone have this and maybe did something or something to help them not to swell up so much , maybe lemon, something and… read more

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

Keep smiling SuzAnneDct!

posted about 3 hours ago

I Am A Nurse With A Hectic Schedule And Type 2, On Insulin

I Am A Nurse With A Hectic Schedule And Type 2, On Insulin

Hi all. I am a nurse with type 2 diagnosis in 2016. My A1c is @ 6.1 at last blood draw. I was taking metformin, 1.5 tabs, twice a day. Last 2 weeks, I am part of a diabetes research at Mt. Sinai in which my metformin was stopped, and I am put on the lowest dose insulin...humalog, 2units, 3 times a day, and Lantus, 12 units at hour of sleep. My question is....are there other nurses out there who has takes insulin, and does graveyard shifts? If yes, how do… read more

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

I am an RN. I worked in a busy neuro ICU on 3rd shift for many years. I take 32 units of humalog with meals and 60 units of lantus in am and 40 in pm. I… read more

posted about 1 year ago

Does It Really Matter When I Take My Insulin? Before I Eat, After I Eat?

Does It Really Matter When I Take My Insulin? Before I Eat, After I Eat?

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

I agree with SmGodwin. It depends on which insulin you are taking. Your Dr. or Diabetes Educator should have set that up with you before you started… read more

posted over 1 year ago

I Am On Metformna\\\\

I Am On Metformna\\\\

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

Thanx.the diabetes couch sayand she is satisfied with my sugar levels seeing that I am 70 years and am jot mobile dye to observe leg being slow due to… read more

posted almost 4 years ago