Active substance: Insulin glulisine
Solostar Apidra 100 units/ml is an injectable anti-diabetes solution in the prefilled pen. Each pen contains 3 ml of solution for injection, equivalent 300 units (1ml of the medication equals 100 units of insulin (3.49 mg).
The injectable Apidra remedy is a clear, colorless, and liquid solution for subcutaneous administration.
One of the main actions of the medication of insulin is the control of glucose metabolism. This substance is able to decrease the level of glucose in the blood, promoting the absorption of glucose by adipose and peripheral tissues, skeletal muscles, and helps to reduce the appearance of glucose in the liver.
The Apidra insulin glulisine injection is subscribed for patients older than 6 years old with diabetes mellitus disease to control the blood sugar level when insulin treatment is required.
Limitations of Use
The patients with the following issues are not allowed to take injections with Apidra insulin pens and should look for alternatives:
- sensitivity to drug components;
- be careful when using the Apidra insulin pump in pregnant patients.
Dosage and Administration
The drug should be administered within the time frames 0-15 minutes before or after the meal. The schedule of using insulin pen Apidra is determined individually for every patient. The anti-diabetes medication should be administered subcutaneously and be used in the kinds of therapies that use insulin having a middle or long period of action.
Important Administration Instructions
The doctor should instruct the patient about the rules to administer Apidra. Any changes in the kind of insulin therapy should be accompanied by close medical supervision because there may arise a situation that will demand an adjustment of insulin dose. When the diet or regime of exercising is changed, it demands changes in the taken doses of insulin.
The patient should be careful when injecting Apidra and not allow the drug to get into the blood vessels or muscles. It is also forbidden to massage the injection site irrespectively of the area.
To avoid unwanted body reactions and severe side effects, the patient should strictly follow the doctor’s recommendations and the prescribed insulin dose.
You can buy Apidra on Insulin.store, a Canadian reliable supplier of medications for people with diabetes, at the best prices on the market.
The common side effects after the injection with Apidra may include the following reactions:
- local reactions at the injection site;
- visual disturbances.
If the patient notices any severe reactions, changes of the skin at the injection site, etc., it is a serious reason to stop taking the medication and apply to the doctor for medical help.
Storage and Handling Conditions
The shelf-life of the medication is 2 years. When the product is opened, it can be kept at a temperature below 25°C not longer than 4 weeks. The package should be kept in the dark place, far from direct sunlight and heat. Do not store the open pens in a refrigerator. The unopen pens can be kept in a refrigerator at temperatures (2°C – 8°C) but should not be frozen.
Where to Buy
Insulin.store the Canadian pharmaceutical company:
- direct deliveries of insulin products and diet supplements for patients who suffer from diabetes from Canada;
- prices lower than on the local market;
- direct fast deliveries to the United States;
- safe deliveries of the products in the special thermic insulin containers;
- helpful and friendly customer support;
- professional consultations.
If you want to buy Apidra or any other anti-diabetes products on our website Insulin.store, you should choose and add the products to the cart, upload the prescription from the doctor that you are indicated to use insulin and diabetes supplementary products (otherwise, we are not allowed to sell our products), fill in the shipping and billing information and proceed with the payment.
If you need more detailed information, you may visit our page “how to order”. Also, you may contact our customer support representatives or sales managers and get the info about your order, safety information for Apidra, and other products presented on our website.
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