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Drug Guide

Insulin Glargine

    Insulin Glargine
    Lantus, Toujeo 
    Once daily dosing
    • Mechanism of Action
    • Insulin is an hormone normally produced by pancreatic beta cells that is responsible for regulation of glucose, fat and protein metabolism.
    • Pharmacology

Clinical Use

    • Indication
    • Basal insulin for hyperglycaemic control over 24 hours, either alone or in combination with bolus dosing.
    • Contraindications
    • Hypoglycaemia.
    • Adverse Effects
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