Humalog is a quick-acting insulin used to treat both types of diabetes and its effects are short-lived. Humalog is usually taken along with other diabetes medications to control blood sugar levels. Humalog comes in a pen or vial to be injected. Humalog prices vary by pharmacy and average around $400-$500 for one carton of five pens. Humalog patient assistance in the form of drug coupons can help reduce this price. Click the Humalog manufacturer coupon to get a free Humalog pen that is used to inject your medication. Click the Humalog discount coupon to print or download a coupon for up to 75% off the retail price in your pharmacy. This coupon works like a Humalog discount card and is reusable.
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Read information about Humalog below to learn about its common uses. If you have questions about this medicine, please consult with your doctor or pharmacist and be sure to inform them of all the medications you are currently taking.
- Use this medicine as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.
- An extra patient leaflet is available with this medicine. Talk to your pharmacist if you have questions about this information.
- Use this medicine within 5 to 10 minutes before a meal unless directed otherwise by your doctor.
- If you will be using this medicine at home, a health care provider will teach you how to use it. Be sure you understand how to use this medicine. Follow the procedures you are taught when you use a dose. Contact your health care provider if you have any questions.
- You may use this medicine in an insulin pump if you are directed to do so by your doctor.
- This medicine should be clear and colorless. Do not use this medicine if it contains particles; is cloudy, thickened, or discolored; or if the container is cracked or damaged.
- Use the proper technique taught to you by your doctor. Inject deep under the skin, NOT into a vein or muscle.
- Injection sites within an injection area (abdomen, buttock, thigh, upper arm) must be rotated from one injection to the next. Do not inject medicine into skin that is red, swollen, or itchy.
- Be sure you have purchased the correct insulin. Insulin comes in a variety of containers, including vials, cartridges, and pens. Make sure that you understand how to properly measure and prepare your dose. If you have any questions about measuring and preparing your dose, contact your doctor or pharmacist for information.
- This medicine begins lowering blood sugar within 10 to 20 minutes after an injection. The peak effect occurs within 1 to 3 hours after a dose. The effect lasts for up to 3 to 5 hours.
- Do not share pen or cartridge devices with another person. Sharing these devices may pass infections from one person to another. This includes infections you may not know you have.
- Keep this product, as well as syringes and needles, out of the reach of children and pets. Do not reuse needles, syringes, or other materials. Ask your health care provider how to dispose of these materials after use. Follow all local rules for disposal.
- It is very important to follow your insulin regimen exactly. Do NOT miss any doses. Ask your doctor for specific instructions to follow in case you should ever miss a dose of insulin.
- Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use this medicine.
- All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects.
- Redness, swelling, itching, or mild pain at the injection site; weight gain.
- Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue; wheezing); burning, numbness, or tingling of the arms, hands, legs, or feet; changes in vision; chills; confusion; dizziness; drowsiness; fainting; fast or irregular heartbeat; headache; loss of consciousness; mental or mood changes; muscle pain, weakness, or cramping; seizures; slurred speech; swelling; tremor; trouble concentrating; unusual hunger; unusual sweating; weakness.
- This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088. You may also report side effects at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch