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Neutral + Isophane Insulin

    Neutral + Isophane Insulin
    Humulin 30/70, Mixtard 30/70, Mixtard 50/50 
  • 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

  • Cloudy solution - prepare using 'rock 'n roll technique'

Clinical Use

  • Indications

  • Glycaemic control for type II diabetics.
  • Contraindications

  • Hypoglycaemia.
  • Adverse Effects
  • Hypoglycaemia
  • Weight gain
  • Hypersensitivity reactions
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