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Humalog vs. Levemir for Diabetes

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Humalog

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Other Names: Lispro   Insulin Lispro

Levemir

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Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 37,528 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 22,247 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Insulin lispro (marketed by Eli Lilly and Company as "Humalog") is a fast acting insulin analogue it was the first insulin analogue, and is similar to insulin aspart.Engineered through recombinant DNA technology, the penultimate lysine and proline resid... Read more on Wikipedia
Insulin detemir is a long-acting human insulin analogue for maintaining the basal level of insulin. Novo Nordisk markets it under the trade name Levemir. It is an insulin analogue in which a fatty acid (myristic acid) is bound to the lysine amino a... Read more on Wikipedia
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By patricia
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Bloating with Levemir.
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Stinging and Levemir
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What patients are saying about Humalog vs. Levemir

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(when I have some extra humalog) but stay good during the...
...evening (when I have some extra humalog) but stay good during the ...around with my nighttime levemir, before it was realised that the problem was caused by delayed gastric emptying. Hence why ...
ratio. I was taking 1 unit of Humalog for every 12 carbs...
I take a.m. and p.m. Levemir and it is working beautifully. Do you take ...short acting injections? I take Humalog with each meal and I ...my ratio. I was taking 1 unit of Humalog for every 1...
against the use of humalog pre and or post workout....
...had never heard of called Levemir. The entire premise of this thread was originally talking about pre workout insulin. So Razor, please ...advocating against the use of humalog pre and or post...
Lantus/Humalog without any change in diet or exercise. Not...
...quality. Anyway, I started Levemir /Novolog a couple ...I switched to Lantus /Humalog about 10 days ...numbers from the Lantus/Humalog without any change in diet or exercise. Not a hu...
multiple shots of Humalog until he got up in a better frame...
...I wouldn't give all the Levemir away. Even on a ...the new pump. I was glad to have Lantus on hand. I ...We ended up giving him multiple shots of Humalog until he got up in a better frame ...
so variable right now and correcting with humalog is just a...
...I think varying by 1/4 unit on the night levemir is a good idea, since she's so variable right now and correcting with humalog is just a huge crap shoot. I guess the...
Lantus/Humalog without any change in diet or exercise. Not...
...quality. Anyway, I started Levemir/Novolog a couple months ...I switched to Lantus/Humalog about 10 days ...numbers from the Lantus/Humalog without any change in diet or exercise. Not a ...
Levemir, but her Humalog pen works differently inside so...
...have been using syringes on the Levemir pens since Courtney was ...doses when she uses it with a pen needle herself. The PA ...this method on the Levemir, but her Humalog pen works differentl...
I found when I was on Humalog and NPH, and even now...
...I found when I was on Humalog and NPH, and even now on Levemir, I have to aim ...risk of a low. Now, I'm finding on Levemir that I can get closer to \"that edge\" with no problems, but on NPH...
I have developed tinitus (high pitched ringing in my ears...
...fast acting humalog... all good for me in many aspects...... but...... I dont know whether this is cooincidence, in the last year I have developed tinitus (high pitched ringing in my ears). I do...
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