Basic Properties of Novolin GE
Novolin GE (Toronto) from Novo Nordisk Canada is a treatment for diabetes mellitus with NPH insulin, DNA recombinant human insulin. It is a medium-acting insulin preparation. The active substance is insulin isophane. The other excipients of the drug include metacresol, glycerol, phenol, protamine sulfate, sodium hydrogen phosphate, zinc oxide, water, hydrochloric acid 10%, and sodium hydroxide solution 10% (to create the required pH level).
The concentration of the active substance is 100u/ml.
The package of Novelolin GE (Toronto): 1 vial contains 10ml of a suspension for injections of white color, which exfoliates, forming a white precipitate and a clear colorless or almost colorless supernatant; the precipitate is easily resuspended with gentle shaking.
You can buy Insulin Novolin on Insulin.store. Please note that you will need to provide a valid prescription from the doctor. We will not be able to proceed with the order without a valid medical prescription.
- diabetes mellitus if there are indications for insulin therapy;
- newly diagnosed diabetes mellitus;
- pregnancy with type 2 diabetes mellitus (non-insulin-dependent).
Dosage of NBovolin GE (Toronto)
The dose of treatment with Novolin insulin is set by the doctor individually, depending on the level of glycemia.
The drug Novolin GE should be administered subcutaneously, possibly intramuscularly. Intravenous injection of the medication is contraindicated!
Novolin can be injected into the shoulder, thigh, buttocks, or abdomen. The injection site must be alternated so that the same site is used no more than about 1 time/month.
When administered subcutaneously, care must be taken to avoid entering the blood vessel. After injection, do not massage the injection site. Patients should be trained in the correct use of insulin delivery devices.
Rules of Administration
Before use, Novolin GEvials should be rolled between palms 10 times and shaken, turning 180 ° also 10 times to resuspend insulin until it looks like a homogeneous cloudy liquid or milk. Do not shake vigorously. This can lead to foam, which can interfere with the correct dose selection.
The contents of the vial should be drawn into an insulin syringe corresponding to the concentration of insulin injected, and the required dose of insulin should be administered as directed by the doctor.
The needles should not be reused. Needles and pen pens must not be used by others. Use cartridges and vials until they become empty, after which they should be discarded.
Always use an insulin syringe that matches the concentration of insulin you are administering.
A side effect associated with the main effect of the drug: hypoglycemia.
Severe hypoglycemia can lead to unconsciousness and (in exceptional cases) death.
Allergic reactions: local allergic reactions are possible – hyperemia, swelling, or itching at the injection site (usually stop within a period from several days to several weeks); systemic allergic reactions (occur less often, but are more serious) – generalized itching, difficulty breathing, shortness of breath, decreased blood pressure, increased heart rate, increased sweating. Severe cases of systemic allergic reactions can be life-threatening.
Others: the likelihood of developing lipodystrophy is minimal.
In case of any severe reactions, immediately inform your health care provider.
- hypersensitivity to insulin or to one of the components of the drug.
Novolin GE (Toronto) can be used in pregnant and breastfeeding women. The woman should inform the doctor about her pregnancy or plans on getting pregnant before getting a prescription for Novolin GE. During these periods, the organism’s needs for insulin may violate, and the corresponding correction of the dosage may be required.
Also, inform the doctor if you have liver dysfunction or impaired renal function, as in these cases, the insulin dosage adjustment may be required as well.
Where to Buy Novolin GE Online?
If you are looking to buy insulin products, you are welcome to visit Insulin.store. We are a Canadian pharmaceutical company that specializes in medicine and dietary supplements for patients with diabetes mellitus. Our products are shipped from Canada.
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