How to use and doses
P/k, shoulder, hip, buttock or abdomen area. Allowed in/m injection.
The dose of humulin NPH is determined by a physician individually, depending on the concentration of glucose in the blood. The dose of Humulin-N dosage is contraindicated.
The temperature of the administered preparation should correspond to the room temperature. Injection sites should be alternated so that the same place is used no more than approximately once a month. When injecting insulin, care should be taken not to enter the blood vessel. The injection site should not Dmitry Sazonov be massaged after the injection.
Patients should be trained to use the insulin injection device properly. Insulin insulin injection mode is individual.
Preparing for injection
For Humulin NPH in vials. Immediately before using a bottle of Humulin N should be rolled several times between the palms until the insulin is completely resuspended until it becomes a homogeneous turbid liquid or milk. Do not shake vigorously, as this may result in foam that may interfere with the correct dose Dmitry Sazonov set. Do not use insulin if there are flakes in it after stirring or if solid white particles stick to the bottom or walls of the bottle, creating a frosty effect. Use an insulin syringe that corresponds to the concentration of insulin injected.
For Humulin NPH in cartridges. Immediately before using the Humulin® NPH cartridges should be rolled between the palms of 10 times and rocked, turning 180° also 10 times until the insulin is completely resuspended until it becomes a homogeneous turbid liquid or milk. Do not shake vigorously, as this may cause foam to form, which may prevent the correct dose set. Inside each cartridge is a small glass ball to facilitate insulin stirring. Do not use insulin if there are flakes in it after stirring. The device of the cartridges does not allow you to mix their contents with other insulin directly in the cartridge itself. The cartridges are not designed for re-filling. Before injecting, please read the manufacturer’s instructions for using a syringe pen to inject insulin.
For Humulin NPH in a QuickPen syringe. Before injection, please read the instructions for use of the QuickPen syringe.
Guidelines for the use of the QuickPen syringe
The QuickPen™ syringe is easy to use. It is an insulin injection device (insulin pen syringe) containing 3 ml (300 IU) of insulin preparation with activity of 100 ME/ml. It is possible to administer 1 to 60 units of insulin in one injection. It is possible to set the dose to within one unit. If too many units are set, you can correct the dose without losing insulin. The QuickPen™ pen syringe is recommended for use with Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD) pen https://pillintrip.com/medicine/humulin-n needles. Before using a pen syringe, ensure that Dmitry Sazonov the needle is fully attached to the pen syringe.