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Humulin R

OTC
/ 5,286 posts
Other Names: Novolin R

Novolog

Rx
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 5,286 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 26,756 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Humulin is the brand name for a group of biosynthetic human insulin products, originally developed by Genentech in 1978 (Generic names regular insulin, insulin isophane and the Lente series consisting of Lente (known generically as insulin zinc suspensio... Read more on Wikipedia
A fast acting insulin analog (marketed by Novo Nordisk as "NovoLog/NovoRapid") is a man-made form of human insulin. A single amino acid has been slightly changed in its molecular structure. This change helps the fast-acting insulin analog absorb quickly into ... Read more on Wikipedia
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What patients are saying about Humulin R vs. Novolog

234 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
I bring Orange juice with me and sip it durring my workout...
...don't know..... Humulin-R gave me more hypo symptoms than Novalog ...6-8ius of novalog and wait 20 minutes to workout. I bring Orange juice with me and sip it durring my workout. Half-way throug...
problems. He used 10iu's novalog pwo and went hypo........
...shouldn't be too bad. My friend swears by the humulin r..... he's used 15iu's 3x a day and hasn't had problems. He used 10iu's novalog pwo and went hypo........
. I bring Orange juice with me and sip it durring my workout...
...don't know..... Humulin-R gave me more hypo symptoms than Novalog ...6-8ius of novalog and wait 20 minutes to workout . I bring Orange juice with me and sip it durring my workout . Half-way...
find their action to be very similar. I didn't change...
...both Humalog and Novolog find their action to be very similar. I didn't change the dosage at all when I switched from Humalog to Novolog. It sounds like you MIL is also on Humalin-N, which acts ove...
My son is also on an insulin called novolog we use this...
Quote: My son was on humulin N twice a day but ...switched his evening shot to Humulin R Now no problem. My son is also on an insulin called novolog we use this as a...
or humalog/novalog have ever worked for me. Anyway, all...
...insulin? I have been using Humalin R the past few weeks ...fact, better then apidra or humalog/novalog have ever worked for me. Anyway, all forms of...
switched from Novolog to Humalog or Humalin in a pump?...
...to Humalog or Humalin in a pump? What were your results? Just found out that come Jan 1, Novolog will no longer be covered under our insurance, must switch to...
that? I also take novalog and levermere. If the Humalin...
...again and I am proud to say I am down to 6.8. I also just got put on Humalin. Is anyone else on that? I also take novalog and levermere. If the Humalin works I'm coming off the...
r in to the muscle instead of sub-q..... It works faster...
...use Humalin R because its OTC and humalog and novalog are script here. I have tried injecting Humalin r in to the muscle instead of sub-q..... It works ...much faster IM injections make humali...
name: novalog, humalin, whatever. This works well with #2,...
...the top flap from a box of insulin (find it somewhere). It will say the brand name: novalog, humalin, whatever. This works well with #2, say your uncle gave it to you, when you go to buy him...
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