Lantus Solostar Solution For Injection 100U Drug Medication Dosage Information
show timeout overlay link

Your Session Is About to Expire

This online session is about to expire due to inactivity. Click Continue to return to page.

  • myWeekly Ad

Lantus SoloStar: Solution for injection (100U)

Also see:
  • Get answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
  • Find other class related drugs
  • Find additional patient usage statistics

Visit Drug Summary Page
Drug Image file default-drug-image.png
Lantus SoloStar 100unit/ml Pen

What is this Medicine?

INSULIN GLARGINE (IN su lin GLAR geen) is a human-made form of insulin. This drug lowers the amount of sugar in your blood. It is a long-acting insulin that is usually given once a day.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Lantus: Solution for injection (100U)
CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Lantus SoloStar: Solution for injection(100U)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
In-Depth Information
Select a Medication

Lantus SoloStar 100units/ml Pre-Filled Pen Solution for Injection

NDC: 000882219
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Storage Information
Avoid exposure to heat
Opened container can be stored for up to 28 days at temperatures below 86 degrees F
Protect from light
Store unopened containers in refrigerator (36 to 46 degrees F)
Do not freeze
Discard if product has been frozen
Lantus SoloStar 100units/ml Pre-Filled Pen Solution for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Lantus SoloStar 100units/ml Pre-Filled Pen Solution for Injection

Skin Rash Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Severe Low Blood Sugar Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Anaphylactoid Reactions Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Infection Incidence:
5.0-29.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Rhinitis Incidence:
5.0-5.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
5.5-10.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Sore Throat Incidence:
7.1-12.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Sugar Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Depression Incidence:
10.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Loose Stools Incidence:
10.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Cough Incidence:
12.1%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Back Pain Incidence:
12.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Joint Pain Incidence:
14.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Cataracts Incidence:
18.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Sinus Infection Incidence:
18.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Flu Incidence:
18.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
19.6%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Fluid Retention Incidence:
20.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


Learning More About
Visit the Drug Summary page where you can:
  • Get answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
  • Find other class related drugs
  • Find additional patient usage statistics
Learn More
Patient Experiences with Lantus SoloStar

We want to help you stay educated about the medications you are taking. View other
patient's observations and share your own.

Be sure to consult your health care provider before taking any medications. Other
patient's comments should not be considered medical advice or health care provider
recommendations.