Humulin N vs Novolin N

Humulin N
(OTC)
Novolin N
(OTC)
Humulin N is a diabetes medication (insulin).
Novolin N is a diabetes medication (insulin).
Satisfaction Score
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3.6
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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No score available
Concern level
1.5
Approval Date
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October 28, 1982
July 1, 1991
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
1,243 Discussions
620 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
Humulin N is approved for Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes and Hyperglycemia and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, our data suggest that it is taken for Gestational Diabetes, although it is not approved for this condition.
Condition
Number of posts
Novolin N is approved for Hyperglycemia, Type 1 Diabetes and Type 2 Diabetes and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Hum
Weight Gain
8
Weight Loss
7
Cancer
4
Tiredness
4
Flu
2
Vomiting
2
Blurred Vision
2
Blindness
2
Allergy
2
Headaches
2
Nov
Weight Gain
6
Weight Loss
3
Hypothyroidism
3
Numbness
2
Vomiting
2
Tiredness
2
Neuropathy
2
Weakness
1
Insomnia
1
Liver Disease
1
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Humulin N
Hum
Novolin N
Nov
Weight Gain
Hum
Nov
8
6
Weight Loss
Hum
Nov
7
3
Cancer
Hum
Nov
4
0
Tiredness
Hum
Nov
4
2
Flu
Hum
Nov
2
0
Vomiting
Hum
Nov
2
2
Blurred Vision
Hum
Nov
2
0
Blindness
Hum
Nov
2
0
Allergy
Hum
Nov
2
0
Headaches
Hum
Nov
2
0
Weight Gain
Nov
Hum
6
8
Weight Loss
Nov
Hum
3
7
Hypothyroidism
Nov
Hum
3
0
Numbness
Nov
Hum
2
0
Vomiting
Nov
Hum
2
2
Tiredness
Nov
Hum
2
4
Neuropathy
Nov
Hum
2
0
Weakness
Nov
Hum
1
0
Insomnia
Nov
Hum
1
0
Liver Disease
Nov
Hum
1
0
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Humulin N and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Novolin N and alcohol.
Method of use
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Injection
Injection
Dosages
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Cartridge: 100 unit/mL
Suspension: 100 unit/mL
Cartridge: 100 unit/mL
Suspension: 100 unit/mL
Syringe: 150 unit/1.5 mL
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Nph Human Insulin Isophane
Nph Human Insulin Isophane
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Humulin N and Novolin N: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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