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Insulin Regular

Insulin Regular Information

Insulin Regular Benefits & Uses

Insulin Regular is used to treat the following -

  1. टाइप 1 मधुमेह Primary
  2. टाइप 2 मधुमेह
  3. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  4. Diabetes
  5. Gestational Diabetes
  6. Metabolic Syndrome

Insulin Regular 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 Insulin Regular

Insulin Regular

Insulin Regular Side Effects

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

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

Insulin Regular Related Warnings

Is the use of Insulin Regular safe for pregnant women?

There is no side effect of Insulin Regular for pregnant women.


Is the use of Insulin Regular safe during breastfeeding?

No research work has been carried out till date on effect of Insulin Regular on breastfeeding women. So it is not known whether taking Insulin Regular will cause side effects or not.


What is the effect of Insulin Regular on the Kidneys?

Insulin Regular has very mild side effects on the kidney.


What is the effect of Insulin Regular on the Liver?

Insulin Regular has very mild side effects on the liver.


What is the effect of Insulin Regular on the Heart?

Insulin Regular is rarely harmful for heart.


Severe Interaction of Insulin Regular with Other Drugs

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

Insulin Regular Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Insulin Regular 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 Insulin Regular

Is this Insulin Regular habit forming or addictive?

No, Insulin Regular is not habit forming.


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

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


Is it safe?

Yes, but it is important to consult a doctor before taking Insulin Regular.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Insulin Regular is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.


Insulin Regular Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Insulin Regular

information is not available on the interaction of any foods with Insulin Regular, due to a lack of research on this.


Interaction between Alcohol and Insulin Regular

Drinking alcohol and while taking Insulin Regular may lead to slight side effects. If you experience any side effects, contact your doctor.

This medicine data has been created by -
Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 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)