Diabetes

2,032,202
Discussions
Share your experience
(Diabetes mellitus)
Diabetes mellitus, often simply referred to as diabetes, is a group of metabolic diseases in which a person has high blood sugar...
Read on Wikipedia
Common Diabetes treatments discussed around the web
Metformin 65,736 Lantus 15,666 Glucophage 7,092
2,032,202 conversations around the web about Diabetes to help you make a decision
2,032,202 conversations around the web about Diabetes to help you make a decision
Share your experience

Compare medications for Diabetes

Novolin R
VS.
Novolog
Other name: Humulin R (Humulin R)
Other name: Insulin Aspart (Insulin Aspart)
2.0
3.0
773
Discussions around the web
Discussions
29,491
Discussions around the web
Discussions
Taken for:
by discussions around the web
Diabetes
Type 1 Diabetes
Type 2 Diabetes
Taken for:
by discussions around the web
Diabetes
Type 1 Diabetes
Type 2 Diabetes
Hyperglycemia
Method of use:
Injection
Method of use:
Injection
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Insulin is a hormone central to regulating carbohydrate and fat metabolism in the body. Insulin causes cells in the liver, muscle, and fat cell to take up glucose from the blood, storing it as glycogen in the liver and muscle. Insulin stops the use of fa...
Read 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 on Wikipedia
Top Concerns
Nov
Hypoglycemia
10
Weight Gain
2
Weight Loss
2
Allergies
1
Hypothyroidism
1
Tiredness
1
Dehydrated
1
Diarrhea
1
Stomach Pain
1
Discomfort
1
Top Concerns
Nov
Hypoglycemia
4
Weight Gain
3
Weight Loss
2
Allergies
2
Tiredness
1
Infection
1
Vomiting
1
Headaches
1
Depression
1
Nausea
1
Compare concerns
By:
Novolin R
Nov
Novolog
Nov
Hypoglycemia
Nov
Nov
10
4
Weight Gain
Nov
Nov
2
3
Weight Loss
Nov
Nov
2
2
Allergies
Nov
Nov
1
2
Hypothyroidism
Nov
Nov
1
0
Tiredness
Nov
Nov
1
1
Dehydrated
Nov
Nov
1
0
Diarrhea
Nov
Nov
1
0
Stomach Pain
Nov
Nov
1
0
Discomfort
Nov
Nov
1
0
Hypoglycemia
Nov
Nov
4
10
Weight Gain
Nov
Nov
3
2
Weight Loss
Nov
Nov
2
2
Allergies
Nov
Nov
2
1
Tiredness
Nov
Nov
1
1
Infection
Nov
Nov
1
0
Vomiting
Nov
Nov
1
0
Headaches
Nov
Nov
1
0
Depression
Nov
Nov
1
0
Nausea
Nov
Nov
1
0
Back
About Novolin R
Insulin is a hormone central to regulating carbohydrate and fat metabolism in the body. Insulin causes cells in the liver, muscle, and fat cell to take up glucose from the blood, storing it as glycogen in the liver and muscle. Insulin stops the use of fa...
Read on Wikipedia
Read more about:
Novolin R
About Novolog
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 on Wikipedia
Read more about:
Novolog

Your Saved Posts ()

content loaded dynamically
Filter
Filters:
Gender
Role
Age
All
We found 159 discussions
per meal). It's made a huge improvement in preventing hypos...
" ...switched from Novolin R during the day to Novalog (which is faster acting) (5-15 units per meal). It's made a huge improvement in preventing hypos for me. I'm still on Novolin N at... "

switching from Novolog to Novolin R as your bolus insulin?...
" ...is a goo bolus insulin and Novolin R can be used ...used as basal insulin. So are you considering switching from Novolog to Novolin R as your bolus insulin? The best switch fo... "

differently. I switched from Novolog to Novolin R about...
" ...not the same manufacturer as Novolin R, it's the same as ...metabolize them differently. I switched from Novolog to Novolin R about two years ago ...me, I'd definitely use Humulin R (Relio... "

Walmart's Novolin R and I like it better than Novolog....
" ...Novolog. And it's $24.88 for a 1000 unit vial. I'm also using the Relion prime, the strips for which are 18 cents instead of more than one dollar for the accu chek aviva I ... "

Post from
www.tudiabetes.org
sugar, and switching to Novolin R (from Novolog) and eating...
" ...dose for. Also I have pancreatitis and can't tolerate a ...I see a drop in blood sugar, and switching to Novolin R (from Novolog) and eating lots of small meals, to be the... "

no problem with the post office either. novolog price:...
" ...and no problem with the post office either. novolog price: going to add in here that walmart carried their own brand of insulin called novolin. Novolin r is like the humilog and novolog but not... "

it starts working, unlike Novolog/Humalog which can start...
" If you do end up switching to the Novolin R (I think WalMart sells it as their Relion ...since it can take 20-40 minutes before it starts working, unlike Novolog/Humalog which can start around 15... "

can feel better the longer between Novolin R injections....
" ...looking into...I started the more economical insulin when I started having to pay for Lantus, Novolog and my son's ADHD medicine as well. His ...my feet can feel better the longer between Novoli... "

at meal times my fasting blood sugar came down a good...
" ...or Novolin N and Novolin R. I have been on ...me. When I switched to Lantus, taken once a day in the late evening and Novolog at meal times my fasting blood sugar came down a good 50-60 points. ... "

a while and I've noticed that I will also see some bleeding...
" ...at times. As for the Novolin R (and now also Novolog that I use when dining out) the stinging only happens once in a while and I've noticed that I will also see some bleeding at the site as... "

  • The information reflected here is dependent upon the correct functioning of our algorithm. From time-to-time, our system might experience bugs or glitches that affect the accuracy or correct application of mathematical algorithms. We will do our best to update the site if we are made aware of any malfunctioning or misapplication of these algorithms. We cannot guarantee results and occasional interruptions in updating may occur. Please continue to check the site for updated information.
  • The side effects featured here are based on those most frequently appearing in user posts on the Internet. The manufacturer's product labeling should always consulted for a list of side effects most frequently appearing in patients during clinical studies. Talk to your doctor about which medications may be most appropriate for you.
Back to Signup