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Insulin Regular साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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Actrapid Information

Actrapid Benefits & Uses

Actrapid is used to treat the following -

  1. टाइप 1 मधुमेह Primary
  2. टाइप 2 मधुमेह
  3. डायबिटिक केटोएसिडोसिस
  4. शुगर (और पढ़ें - शुगर कम करने के घरेलू उपाय)
  5. गर्भकालीन डायबिटीज
  6. मेटाबोलिक सिंड्रोम

Actrapid Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Actrapid

Insulin Regular

Actrapid Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Actrapid is used -

  1. Hypoglycemia (Low blood sugar level)
  2. Allergic reaction
  3. Erythema
  4. Swelling
  5. Peripheral Neuropathy Moderate
  6. Peripheral Edema

Actrapid Related Warnings

Is the use of Actrapid safe for pregnant women?

Actrapid is safe to take during pregnancy.


Is the use of Actrapid safe during breastfeeding?

Information about safety of Actrapid for women who are breastfeeding is not available since scientific research on this is yet to be done.


What is the effect of Actrapid on the Kidneys?

Actrapid rarely affects the kidneys.


What is the effect of Actrapid on the Liver?

Very few cases of side effects of Actrapid on the liver have been reported.


What is the effect of Actrapid on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Actrapid on the heart have been reported.


Severe Interaction of Actrapid with Other Drugs

Actrapid should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Actrapid Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Actrapid unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Peripheral Neuropathy
  2. Kidney Disease
  3. Liver Disease
  4. Potassium Deficiency
  5. Hypoglycemia (Low Blood Sugar)

Frequently asked Questions about Actrapid

Is this Actrapid habit forming or addictive?

Actrapid is not addictive in nature.


Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Actrapid will not make you feel sleepy or drowsy. So you drive or operate machinery safely.


Is it safe?

Actrapid is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of Actrapid in mental disorders is not effective.


Actrapid Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Actrapid

Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Actrapid together with food.


Interaction between Alcohol and Actrapid

Chances of side effects of drinking alcohol while taking Actrapid are low. If you feel any adverse effects, please seek medical advice as soon as possible.

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience


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  3. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Humulin® R (regular insulin human)
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