Human Insulin

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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Drug Interactions

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Side Effects

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Dosage

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

Adult Dosage

6 IU6 (6)24 hourlyIMhourly
20 IU20 (20)24 hourlyIMInitially
0.1 to 0.4 IU/ kg0.25 (0.25)24 hourlyIVDose depends upon blood sugar level
10 IU10 (10)24 hourlySCIn divided doses. Dose depends upon blood sugar level

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

0.25 to 0.5 IU/kg0.38 (0.375)24 hourlySubcutaneous-

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

0.25 to 0.5 IU/kg0.38 (0.375)24 hourlySubcutaneous

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 Human Insulin

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Manufacturers of Human Insulin in Pakistan

Aventis Getz Highnoon Julphar Lilly Novo Zafa

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