5 patient evaluations for Insulin Lispro

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Nov 21, 2010 (Started Nov 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for diabetes type 1)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 1500 units Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 20, 2011 (Started Jan 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for diabetes type 1)
  • Side effects
    Mild (low blood sugar (hypoglycemia))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I currently administer Humalog by way of an insulin pump. I use the Medtronic Minimed Paradigm pump (minimed.com).
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

May 15, 2005 (Started Jul 01, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for diabetes type 1)
  • Side effects
    Severe (fear of fainting or passing out, low blood sugar (hypoglycemia), passed out)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: Too high of a dosage in too young of a child...

Jul 1, 2001 (Started Jul 01, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for diabetes type 1)
  • Side effects
    Severe (fear of fainting or passing out, low blood sugar (hypoglycemia), passed out)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: If your diabetes or blood glucose levels are typically high, this, for me at least, overshot and made my glucose readings go so low I passed out. A lot.

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 28, 2013 (Started Jun 30, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for diabetes type 2)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 35 units Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 1, 2016 (Started Dec 15, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for diabetes type 2)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 50 intl units Daily
Advice & Tips: This medication works very well as a treatment for diabetes. It has a rapid onset of action. Take caution to avoid hypoglycemia.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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