• Inj. Novorapid-100 IU/ml Penfill

Inj. Novorapid-100 IU/ml Penfill

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Generic Name: Insulin Aspart
25 Ratings
Rs. 1065

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Information about Inj. Novorapid-100 IU/ml Penfill

Novorapid contains Insulin aspart which is a rapid-acting analog of human insulin, lowers blood glucose levels; it regulates carbohydrate, protein and fat metabolism by inhibiting hepatic glucose production and lipolysis, and enhancing peripheral glucose disposal.

INGREDIENTS:

Insulin Aspart

Benifits:

Novorapid is used in the treatment of diabetes.

Direction to Use

  • Take Novorapid 15 minutes before a meal or within 20 minutes after starting a meal.

  • 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).
  • Do not use if the preparation is no longer clear and colourless, or if it contains particles.

Side Effects

Common Side Effects of Novorapid are Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level), Injection site allergic reaction, Skin thickening or pits at the injection site (Lipodystrophy), Rash, Itching.

Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar level) is a common side-effect; learn how to identify and manage its symptoms (sweating, rapid heartbeat, weakness, blurry vision, headache) and teach your family as well.

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