353 Insulin

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353 Insulin
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  1. What are the rapid acting insulins?
    • -Lispro (Humalog)
    • -Aspart (Novolog)
    • -Glulisine (Apidra)
  2. Are the rapid acting insulins cloudy or clear?
    -Clear
  3. What are the short-acting insulins?
    • -regular
    • -Humulin R, Novolin R, ReliOn R
  4. Is short acting insulin clear or cloudy?
    Clear
  5. What are the intermediate-acting insulins?
    • -NPH
    • -Humulin N, Novolin N, ReliOn N
  6. Is the intermediate acting insulin clear or cloudy?
    -Cloudy
  7. What are the long acting insulins?
    • -Glargine (lantus)
    • -Detemir (Levemir)
  8. Is the long acting insulin clear or cloudy?
    -Clear
  9. What are the different combo insulin therapies?
    • - NPH/regular 70/30, cloudy
    • -NPH/regular 50/50
    • -Lispro protamine/lispro 75/25
    • -lispro protamine/lispro 50/50
    • -aspart protamine/aspart 70/30
  10. What is the onset of rapid acting insulins?
    - 15 min
  11. What is the peak of rapid acting insulin?
    -60-90 minutes
  12. What is the duration of rapid acting insulin?
    -3-4 hours
  13. What is the onset of short acting insulin?
    -0.5-1 hour
  14. What is the peak of short acting insulin?
    -2-3 hr
  15. What is the duration of short acting insulin?
    -3-6 hours
  16. What is the onset of intermediate-acting insulin?
    -2-4 hours
  17. What is the peak of intermediate acting insulin?
    -4-10 hours
  18. What is the duration of intermediate acting insulin?
    -10-16 hours
  19. What is the onset of long-acting insulin?
    -1-2 hours
  20. What is the peak of long acting insulin?
    -no pronounced peak
  21. What is the duration of long acting insulin?
    -24+ hrs

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