Humalog Solution For Injection 100U Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Humalog: Solution for injection (100U)

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Humalog 100unit/ml for Inj
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Humalog 100unit/ml for Inj
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Humalog 100unit/ml for Inj
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Humalog 100unit/ml for Inj

What is this Medicine?

INSULIN LISPRO (IN su lin LYE sproe) is a human-made form of insulin. This drug lowers the amount of sugar in your blood. This medicine is a rapid-acting insulin that starts working faster than regular insulin. It will not work as long as regular insulin.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Humalog: Solution for injection(100U)
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*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Humalog 100unit/ml Solution for Injection

NDC: 000027510
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




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

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Diabetic Ketoacidosis

Storage Information
Unrefrigerated product must be used within 28 days or be discarded
Do not use if product has been frozen
Protect from extreme heat
Protect from light
Do not freeze
Opened container can be stored for up to 28 days at temperatures below 86 degrees F
Store unopened containers in refrigerator (36 to 46 degrees F)
Humalog 100unit/ml Solution for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Humalog 100unit/ml Solution for Injection

Skin Rash Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weakness Incidence:
<7.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Anaphylactoid Reactions Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Severe Low Blood Sugar Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
<6.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Injection Site Reaction Incidence:
1.0-21.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Itching Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Infusion-related Reactions Incidence:
2.6%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Infection Incidence:
6.0-13.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Fever Incidence:
6.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Menstrual Cramps Incidence:
6.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Sore Throat Incidence:
6.6-33.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
7.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Rhinitis Incidence:
8.1-24.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
8.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low Blood Sugar Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
11.6-29.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Cough Incidence:
17.3%*
Severity: MILD
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.
Daily Life Interactions for Humalog 100unit/ml Solution for Injection

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Humalog 100unit/ml Solution for Injection(Insulin Lispro)
Alcohol and Insulin(Insulin Lispro)
It is best to limit the ingestion of alcohol during use of insulin. Alcohol can increase the risk for severe or prolonged low blood sugar. If you do choose to drink alcohol, make sure you do not take it on an empty stomach. Frequently monitor your blood sugar. Know the signs and symptoms of low blood sugar and how to treat them. Do not drive or operate machinery, or perform other hazardous tasks while ingesting alcohol.
Minor Lifestyle Interaction
Tobacco and Humalog 100unit/ml Solution for Injection(Insulin Lispro)
Tobacco and Insulin(Insulin Lispro)
If you use tobacco or are trying to quit tobacco use, you may need to monitor your blood sugar more frequently. Nicotine, a component of tobacco, can increase the blood sugar. Also, if you are trying to quit smoking, as your body adjusts to not smoking, your blood sugar levels may change; the actions of Antidiabetic Agents (medicines used to treat diabetes) may be increased and this could lead to low blood sugar. Know the symptoms of low or high blood sugar and report them if they occur. Monitor your blood sugar regularly.
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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