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General Health board

  1. Blood and mass in urine
    ... control? NOTE: I am a Type I Diabetic and take Humalog insulin. I also take Ogestrel, a birth control pill...

Pain Management board

  1. Hydromorophone and OxyCotin question
    ... gain the trust of a doctor for a insulin pump and humalog insulin. I wish your statment #2 could be correct...

Osteoporosis board

  1. Why not Fluoride which is anabolic bone builder
    ... injectable pen, just like the one they use for insulin ( Humalog ). The pen is easy to use and the needle is really...

  2. confused about high calcium
    ... my symptoms: uncontrolled blood sugars (200-300) humalog 90 units per day,lantis insulin 90 units per day ...

Neuropathy board

  1. Seeking Information
    ... thanks for the reply, I am type 2, but I am on both humalog and lantis. I take insulin four times a day and I...

Cancer: Colon board

  1. diabetic and colonoscopy prep
    ... Obviously cut your NPH or if you're on a pump, your basal humalog , and accommodate for the sugar in the pedialyte. ...

Thyroid Disorders board

  1. Thyroid
    ... of bed" thing! I have found that I am using more Humalog (fast acting) now that I am hypo. I also had an increase...

Caregivers board

  1. I think I might need a valium!!!
    ... Dr. said let her have what she wants and give her humalog according to what her suger is. She now takes a pill...

Health Insurance SSDI Issues board

  1. Prescription Discount Cards?
    ... the website will come up. My mom was able to get humalog , toprol xl, zestoreritic, lantus and a bunch of other...

High & Low Blood Pressure board

  1. Maybe a silly question about calcium channel blockers
    ... Beer, i take verapamil, hctz, humalog , baby asprin, lantus and artichoke extract. How would...
    ... Beer, i take verapamil, hctz, humalog , baby asprin, lantus and artichoke extract. How would ... the effectiveness of your meds. How about the humalog and the lantus? Are they supposed to be taken at the...
    ... wheat toast dry and take my verapamil. Of course humalog & lantus is ok to take with breakfast. I'll take...

Diabetes board

  1. Diabetes/Edema
    ... diabetes? I also have another question. I'm taking Humalog and on a weight gaining diet. :) If I decide I can...

  2. New here
    ... of the road before passing out. Since going on humalog via the pump, my hypo awareness has come back, and...

  3. Glyburide or insulin injection
    ... insulin, such as Lantus, plus a rapid-acting, such as humalog or novolog and count carbs before bolusing the rapid...

  4. weight gain with humalog? please help!
    ... above still stands whether you're taking Novolog, Humalog , Lantus, Levemir, or any insulin. Once you're on...

  5. Is it posible to go back to taking oral meds instead of insulin....
    ... assuming you use one of the analogs like Novolog or Humalog for this purpose which has a very quick release. ...
    ... assuming you use one of the analogs like Novolog or Humalog for this purpose which has a very quick release. ...

  6. someone please help me
    ... than NPH, but is still slower-acting than Novolog or Humalog . I know those lows feel absolutely awful, but a...

  7. Best Way To Use Insulin To Keep Numbers Down
    ... before eating the next one. I am on Lantus and Humalog .... I tried natural insulin for a while, but it was...

  8. what do I do
    ... regimen? You might consider something like Lantus and a humalog pen instead of the sliding scale. It gives you much ... works, but you take lantus once or twice a day and use humalog pens for any carbs you eat throughout the day (meals ... and snacks), and also use the humalog pen for corrections. That means you don't have to...

  9. overdosing on insulin
    ... dosage (say, 400ius) of a fast acting insulin like Humalog how quickly must they receive treatment before it...

  10. Exercise without going Hypo
    ... lantus plus a rapid-acting bolus such as novolog or humalog , what you could do is take a bit less of your bolus...
    ... combined with a rapid-acting insulin like Novolog or Humalog . You would have to learn to count carbs on that regimen...
    ... combined with a rapid-acting insulin like Novolog or Humalog . You would have to learn to count carbs on that regimen...

  11. question insulin
    ... whenever you eat. Using short acting insulin like Humalog more closely mimics the body's usual response to increasing ... between 18-24 hours. Using a system like Lantus/ Humalog pens requires many more shots daily, upwards of 4...
    ... regimen that Wallis mentioned (lantus plus either humalog or novolog), you'd also have a bit more flexibility...

  12. Glucophage!
    ... units of Lantus at night and then a sliding scale of Humalog during the day, but still no control. Now my doctor...

  13. Starting Lantis....
    ... weight also, but I was taking Lantus a night, and Humalog during the day also with a pill, so I kinda knew that...

  14. Need advice on getting treatment
    ... drugs like Lantus for 24 hour support and perhaps Humalog , Novolog or Apidra for before meal treatments. ...
    ... drugs like Lantus for 24 hour support and perhaps Humalog , Novolog or Apidra for before meal treatments. ...

  15. anyone get head aches with insulin?
    ... few years after switching from NPH and Regular to Humalog and Lantus, and of course if my blood sugars go way...
    ... I take 50 units of humalog and 200 of lantus daily and have never had a headache...

  16. Injecting what Dr says?????
    ... Lantus, combined with a rapid-acting insulin (such as humalog or novolog) taken to cover the number of carb grams...

  17. Lantus ?
    ... because of the evening meal bolus. Covering meals with Humalog , Novorapid or Apidra is a lot easier. ;)...
    ... working for you, all you need to do now is pick up some Humalog . It's far better to use than Regular (or at least ... Do you drink enough water? Just by experience, Humalog shots and 8-10 glasses of water a day work wonders...

  18. Frustrated
    ... basal needs, along with a rapid-acting insulin such as humalog or novolog for meals. You would have to learn how ... but it isn't all that difficult. With the lantus/ humalog or novolog regimen, you would probably get rid of...

  19. Diabetes, powerlifting, low testosterone
    ... diagnosed me with insulin resistance. I changed insulin to Humalog and Lantis. I also went on Actose, and promptly gained...

  20. New to insulin
    ... If you do, you might be better off on Lantus with humalog or novolog (rapid-acting insulins) each time you eat...
    ... that only really works with rapid acting insulin - Humalog , Novolog or Apidra. These insulin start working after...

  21. Novalog isnt fast enough.
    ... basal rates that you'll program in your pump. I use Humalog in my pump, more expensive than Novalog, but my theory...
    ... peaking quickly enough, try using rapid, rather than the humalog . Some folks find a difference. But first I would try...

  22. Plenty of questions...
    ... insulin. Since then, I've been taking Lantus and Humalog , one shot of Lantus at night, and three shots of Humalog ... ve started to experience this with larger doses of Humalog . Any truth behind this? 6) Is there any alternatives...
    ... Lantus or Levemir as the basal insulin, and Apidra, Humalog , or Novolog as the bolus insulin. The bolus dose...
    ... ve started to experience this with larger doses of Humalog . Any truth behind this? Nope. None whatsoever. Insulin...

  23. I have Type 1.5...Where do I begin to control this?
    ... matter how high youare. For example, one unit of humalog will bring me down 80 points. Best of luck to you...

  24. nocturnal hypo?
    ... unawareness on NPH, but shortly after switching to humalog , my hypo awareness came back, and now I can tell when...

  25. How many insulin shots are you on a day.
    ... you take your N at breakfast mixed with novorapid or humalog or whatever. The N is covering your basal needs and...
    ... me one Lantus shot every 12 hours. I also take Humalog prior to each major meal. I snack all day long but ... the Humalog injection comes before the first major meal and then...
    ... I take Levemir 1x at night. I also take Humalog before each meal so that's 3x per day. I correct ... with Humalog if running high post meal. Final tally: 4+ shots...

  26. Please help Anyone on Exenatidet or Byetta?
    ... Byetta have achieved. I stopped my Lantus and humalog also. My glucose levels on Betta alone have improved...

  27. cant control sugar...15 yrs old...i dont want to go blind
    ... s my current dosage Morning 30 NPH 13-18 Humalog (30 sugar intervals starting from 100) Dinner, ... same as breakfast humalog wise Lunch, 3-7 humalog Bedtime, 32 Nph, 3-7 humalog... i just need...
    ... especially a high-schooler. Lantus and Levemir with your Humalog varying according to your carb intake is a much better...
    ... my blood sugar was 120 before, i took 12 units of humalog , i ate some rice and meat (i figure about 2 or 3 carbs...
    ... s my current dosage Morning 30 NPH 13-18 Humalog (30 sugar intervals starting from 100) Dinner, ... same as breakfast humalog wise Lunch, 3-7 humalog Bedtime, 32 Nph, 3-7 humalog... i just need...

  28. diabetes advice
    ... lot of sunlight. Another bit of advice (for humalog users) - adjust the humalog quantity proportional ... sugar level right before meal time. Be flexible with humalog , and go about a way to do so with your doctor. ...

  29. Blood Sugar High won't go down.
    ... reigime for you. I am on insulin 6 times a day. Humalog (4 times) and Lantus (2 times) and still my Endo has...

  30. Brittle Diabetic
    ... Thank you for responding. He is on humalog , and has not had blood work for over 6 mos.. so I...
    ... He really needs to test more. So he's on plain old Humalog , not a mix? What type of insulin does he take with ... his Humalog ?...

  31. need of help drastically
    ... else causing your high numbers. I take short acting humalog and lantus and I feel that is the best way to go....

  32. back to work
    ... Oh gosh, I went back. You're the one on Humalog 50/50. I would recommend getting that changed. You...

  33. Should I go with an insulin pump?
    ... the poor man's pump"...this is Lantus plus either humalog or novolog. The lantus is your basal insulin (what ... you need even if you don't eat); the humalog /novolog is your bolus insulin (what you take based...
    ... shot per day) then use a fast acting insulin such as Humalog or Novolog to provide you a fast acting insulin when ... and make you more confident. I use the Levemir / Humalog regimen ("poor man's pump"), and it is what works...
    ... that you use Humulin 500 suggests that Novolog or Humalog probably isn't a good plan for you- Novolog and Humalog...
    ... that you use Humulin 500 suggests that Novolog or Humalog probably isn't a good plan for you- Novolog and Humalog...

  34. Insulin pump question
    ... 35 years, the last 3 being on Levemir twice daily & Humalog to a sliding scale 4 times daily. Jani...

  35. Anybody experience nighttime bs roller coaster?
    ... glucose monitor. I treat the rise with a shot of Humalog , but I am very hesitant to do that considering I am...
    ... have a night time snack (with appropriate dose of Humalog to compensate) or a bedtime snack (if I am lower than...

  36. Lads holiday
    ... use? Sometimes Lantus of Levemir and Novorapid or Humalog can mimic pump action, but it could take 5+ shots...
    ... use? Sometimes Lantus of Levemir and Novorapid or Humalog can mimic pump action, but it could take 5+ shots...

  37. Personality changes in type II Diabetic
    ... I'm on a pump, so I use only rapid-acting insulin ( Humalog ), but I'm also losing weight, and I self-adjust. ...

  38. New here.., Need Help
    ... along with a rapid-acting bolus insulin, such as humalog . You do need to learn how to count carbs, however...
    ... I take Humalog on a sliding scale when I eat. The dosage depends ... you can achieve better control with a fast acting ( Humalog ) insulin at mealtimes. Also, get a second opinion ... informed. The fact that he has not suggested / given you Humalog tells me he is not that well informed. Hang in...

  39. Very Worried Levels Way Too High
    ... reading is typical). So even the very fastest insulins, Humalog and Novolog and Apidra, are still a little bit too...

  40. High Blood Glucose at Night
    ... after dinner when I am awake. I inject a sliding Humalog at meals and inject 12 U Levemir at bed. However...

  41. I'm so excited!
    ... I got my first injection of insulin ( Humalog Mix 50/50) tonight. I checked my BG and it was...

  42. Question about Humalog & weight
    ... [QUOTE=luvmyyorkie;2790474]I was just prescribed Humalog Mix 50/50 today. One of the reasons I didn't want ... tips on my continuing to lose weight while taking the Humalog ? You have been losing weight because your blood...

  43. Confused about oral med or insulin
    ... something that is faster acting. So, they put me on Humalog mix 50/50 pen. Still waiting for pharmacy to fill...

  44. levels way too high HELP
    ... much better. With a rapid acting insulin such as Humalog or Novolog, you estimate the numbers of grams of carbs...

  45. unstable sugar levels
    ... you could use a bolus insulin (such as Novolog or Humalog ) to cover her meals. Ruth...

  46. I think i've messed my body up, help
    ... and Lantus as the long acting "basal" insulin, and humalog , apidra, or novolog with meals. The down said is...

  47. diebetes and ivf
    ... ratio. For example, I take one unit of insulin (I use humalog in my pump) for every 20 grams of carb. So, if I eat...

  48. Exercise, protein and type I
    ... while taking 20 units of Lantis and a sliding scale of humalog ? I've heard that the insulin packs in on ya... thank...

  49. Problems with Humulin N
    ... years ago my doctor changed me to a combination of Humalog and Humulin N. Recently I have been having problems...
    ... might want to look into using Lantus along with the humalog . Lantus doesn't really have a peak and is an excellent...
    ... dawn phenomenon on it, but it is easier to work with humalog when you don't have the N peaking in the afternoon...

  50. What is Puberty doing to my son's blood sugar?
    ... to insulin and will come down. Insulins being used Humalog and Levimere, the levimere is injected in morning...

  51. Are you a pumper?
    ... I use humalog . I tried Novo rapid, which is what was recommended ... acts more like regular and only peaks in 4 hours. The humalog works much better for me. I only get about 3 hours...
    ... I no longer use Humalog because Lilly's fluid causes my skin to react, red...
    ... Paradigm 522 (just recently replaced my 515) and use Humalog . Cora...I didn't get the CBGM, but I much prefer...
    ... Paradigm 522 (just recently replaced my 515) and use Humalog . Cora...I didn't get the CBGM, but I much prefer...
    ... me, and Apidra is tier 3, compared to Novolog and Humalog at tier 2....
    ... me, and Apidra is tier 3, compared to Novolog and Humalog at tier 2. Exactly the same as my $$$ sitation: My...

  52. New to this...
    ... without any peaks. (You use a rapid acting insulin like humalog in the pump). The nice thing about the basal rate...

  53. when nothing works
    ... times a day some days more. He does Lantus daily and Humalog for meals. We do watch carbs and I think you were...
    ... times a day some days more. He does Lantus daily and Humalog for meals. We do watch carbs and I think you were ... regimen on walking versus non-walking days. I'd do extra Humalog shots on non-walking days, but he could handle it...
    ... an important thing. I would stick with your usual humalog doses for awhile, and just log everything, then seeing ... takes, most people would require another 1 unit of humalog at some point in the day. This has a ton of variables...

  54. im new-just diagnosed type 1
    ... If you are not already on Lantus or Levemir with Humalog or Novolog (called Nororapid in England) or Apidra...
    ... thankyou. i have lantus and humalog insulin. every morning though i have low blood sugar...
    ... lantus, if after breakfast, you probably need less humalog at breakfast. I'm on a pump too, and highly recommend...

  55. My 3 year old daughter just diagnosed with Type 1
    ... units of Lantis in the morning. She is on .25 diluted humalog . She has a sliding scale to cover high blood sugar...

  56. my son cant control his blood glucose??
    ... to get off mixtard and onto Lantus or Levemir with Humalog , Apidra, or Novolog with meals....

  57. Husband with Type 1 Diabetes that won't take care of himself
    ... long acting insulin and injecting Novolog, Apidra, or Humalog every time you eat. These types of insulin plans...
    ... either takes too little or he takes too much..he's on Humalog (rapid acting) and Lantis (he takes this at night...
    ... Lantus and Humalog are good insulins. The Lantus he should take regardless ... This covers his "basal" needs for insulin. The Humalog he should NOT take if he doesn't eat, unless his bs ... is high. The Humalog dose should not be a set dose- it should be dosed...
    ... know how to count carbs. As Blondy pointed out, the humalog should be given based on an insulin to carb ratio ... then counts the carbs at each meal and boluses the humalog based on the insulin to carb ratio. For example ... my ratio is 1:10, I would bolus 3 to 4.5 units of humalog . Once the basal insulin (the lantus) is set properly ... and the insulin:carb ratio for the humalog is set properly, and he learns how to count carbs...

  58. New to T1, when can he get the pump?
    ... Levemir) and injecting rapid acting insulin (Apidra, Humalog , or Novolog) everytime the bs is high or a meal or...

  59. Best Insulin Pen?
    ... and has an action profile pretty much identical to Humalog . Levemir is a long acting insulin that has no peak...

  60. I have a question about Priming the Insulin Pen
    ... anything to do with how hard you press? I am using Humalog and was just recently diagnosed....

  61. Please Explain!
    ... the type of insulin I was on), but since going on humalog via the pump, I've only had one serious low and even ... directly on the pump. First thing is to try Lantus/ humalog , otherwise known as the "poor man's pump"...Lantus ... that you take once or twice a day, and then you use humalog every time you're going to eat. You do need to learn ... how to count carb grams first, as the amount of humalog you take is usually based on an insulin to carb ratio ... m eating 20 grams of carbs, I'd take two units of humalog . As far as your highs go, as long as you're not...

  62. Should i worry about this?
    ... know what its called but next week i will start with humalog can eating lots of fatty foods, even if you inject...
    ... twice a day, or they use their fast-acting insulin ( Humalog , Novolog, Apidra) in a pump, doing a more-or-less...

  63. Is anyone dealing w/ hypoglycemic unawareness?
    ... Insulin types reduced my IR a great deal: The Lilly " Humalog " formula, if you put it to my nose, smells a lot stronger...

  64. from pump back to shots?
    ... would for 22-24hours for one injection. Then add in Humalog for bolus when eating and you got the "Poor Man's...

  65. Trying to balance diabetes, heart disease and high BP. Od'ing on frustration.
    ... cholesterol problem. My mom takes lantus 70units and humalog for her glucose, and she takes verapamil, and clonidine...


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