Humulin 50/50 Suspension For Injection 50-50U Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Humulin 50/50: Suspension for injection (50-50U)

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What is this Medicine?

REGULAR INSULIN: ISOPHANE INSULIN (REG yuh ler IN su lin; ISO fane IN su lin) is a human-made form of insulin. This medicine lowers the amount of sugar in your blood. It is a combination insulin that starts working about 30 minutes after it is injected and works for as long as 12 to 24 hours.

In-Depth Information

Humulin 50/50 Suspension for Injection

NDC: 000029515
  • Over the Counter
    (Prescription Not 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
Refrigerate (between 36 and 46 degrees F)
Protect from freezing
Avoid direct heat and sunlight
Humulin 50/50 Suspension for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Humulin 50/50 Suspension for Injection

Skin Rash Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
5.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low Blood Sugar Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
*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
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

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


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