• Inj. Lantus-100 IU/ml Cartridge

Inj. Lantus-100 IU/ml Cartridge

Generic Name: Insulin Glargine
Sanofi India Ltd
25 Ratings
Rs. 1156

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Information about Inj. Lantus-100 IU/ml Cartridge

Lantus contains Insulin Glargine which is a long-acting insulin that provides consistent, all-day sugar control. It works like your body's natural insulin. Insulin glargine is a long acting preparation. It regulates carbohydrate, protein and fat metabolism by inhibiting hepatic glucose production and lipolysis and enhancing peripheral glucose disposal. Insulin binds to the receptor. Receptor-bound insulin lowers blood glucose by facilitating cellular uptake of glucose into skeletal muscle and adipose tissue and by inhibiting the output of glucose from the liver.


Lantus is used in the treatment of diabetes.

Direction to Use

  • Your doctor or nurse will guide you how to use this medicine.
  • Injection below the skin of the abdomen results in faster absorption than other injection sites.

  • Injection sites must be rotated to prevent hard lumps from developing at one site.

  • Opened vials/cartridge are good at room temperature for up to 4 weeks, while unopened vials must be placed in the refrigerator (2°C–8°C).


Side Effects

Common Side Effects of Lantus are Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level), Injection site allergic reaction.

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