Insulin Glulisine

Overview

Categories

  • 18 Hormones and other endocrine drugs and contraceptives

Primary Characterstics

Indications

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Pharmacokinetics

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Contraindications

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Dosage

Insulin Glulisine's dosage details are as follows:
Dose Single Dose Frequency Route Instructions

Adult Dosage

0.5 to 1 Un it/kg0.75 (0.75)24 hourlyIVOnce a day. The dose may be adjusted during stress or in case of major illness or with changes in excersie. IV should be administered under medical supervision for glycemic control with close monitoring of blood glucose and serum potassium to avoid hypoglycemia and hypokalemia.
0.5 to 1 Un it/kg0.75 (0.75)24 hourlySCOnce a day. should be given within 15 minutes before a meal or within 20 minutes after starting a meal. SC Injection should be administered in the abdiminal wall, thigh, or upper arm. To reduce the risk of lipodystrophy, rotate the injection sites within the same region.

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

No data regarding the Paedriatic dosage details of Insulin Glulisine is available.

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

No data regarding the neonatal dosage details of Insulin Glulisine is available.

High Risk Groups

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Warning / Precautions

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Storage Conditions

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Interference in Pathology

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Brands / Trade Names of Insulin Glulisine

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Manufacturers of Insulin Glulisine in Pakistan

Aventis

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