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(Diabetes mellitus)
Diabetes mellitus, often simply referred to as diabetes, is a group of metabolic diseases in which a person has high blood sugar...
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Metformin 64,671 Lantus 15,457 Glucophage 7,044
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Lantus Solostar
VS.
Levemir
Other name: Lantus (Lantus)
Other name: Insulin Detemir (Insulin Detemir)
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3.5
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Type 1 Diabetes
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Method of use:
Injection
Method of use:
Injection
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Prescribing mode:
Rx
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...
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Depression
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Tiredness
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Shaking
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Blind
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Bleeding
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Hypoglycemia
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Weight Gain
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Weight Loss
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Tiredness
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Headaches
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Depression
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Hypothyroidism
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Infection
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About Levemir
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...
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been on Lantus Solostar pen now for a little over three...
" I have been on Lantus Solostar pen now for a little over three months. I ...and require that I pay for it or switch to Levemir which is similar and for the same purpose. I... "

I now am using a Lantus Solostar pen until the 5 pens...
" ...I now am using a Lantus Solostar pen until the 5 pens run out and then it is to a Levemir pen which the insurance will cover. I was starting to creep up and Lantus was like a true miracle... "

dr just out me on Lantus (solostar), but today I read about...
" My dr just out me on Lantus (solostar), but today I read about Levemir. Can anyone give me a quick comparison, and say... "

and got on the Lantus Solostar pen, and eventually got on...
" ...this very issue for 2 years. Then I relented and got on the Lantus Solostar pen, and eventually got on the Levemir pen. Man, I am so glad I am no longer fighting the \"insulin... "

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a lantus solostar pen where they're drastically different...
" ...kinda mistake, but I use a novolog flex pen and a lantus solostar pen where they're drastically different ...feel like if I used Apidra in a solostar or a levemir flex pen I'd be in... "

I like the Lantus SoloStar pens and the Novolog Flexpens....
" ...ones. Myself, I like the Lantus SoloStar pens and the Novolog Flexpens. ...use are either Lantus or Levemir. The brands of bolus insulin ...people here seem to use are either Novolog or... "

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as I'm on Lantus (solostar) and Humalog, and my control...
" ...This is all a bit worrying as I'm on Lantus (solostar) and Humalog, and my control really depends on the ...to ask to change to levemir as I find the lantus... "

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Lantus system vs the Levimer Flex Pen About a month...
" ...Opticlik Lantus system vs the Levimer Flex Pen About a month ...they do not have the lantus solostar flex pen but they do have the levimer flex pen. I also noticed... "

Flexpen? Levemir Novolog Novolog Mix 70/30 Victoza?...
" ...Humalog 50/50 Novo Nordisk Flexpen? Levemir Novolog Novolog Mix 70/30 Victoza? Lantus Solostar? Solostar Apidra Hope this helps... "

\"But you also produce Levemir, does that _also_ work 24...
" ...HUH??? \"But you also produce Levemir, does that _also_ work 24 ... Does it differ much from Levemir (which has a way too ...when you're sleeping? I take Lantus Solostar. I know from my... "

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