insulins

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  1. what are the insulin analogs
    insulin aspart (novolog) rapid acting onset 10-20 min, peak 1-3 hours, duration 3-5 hours

    insulin lispro (humalog) rapid actiong onset in 15min, peak 1-1.5 hours, duration 3.5 hours

    insulin Lantus long acting, onset 3-4 hours, peak none, duration 24 hours, usually give at bedtime but sometimes BID
  2. NPH
    onset
    peak duration
    • onset 1 - 4 hours
    • duration 18-24
    • peak 8-12
  3. short acting types
    • regular insulin
    • onset 20-60 min
    • peak 2-4 hours
    • duration 5-7 hours

    • given by IV
    • onset 10-30 min
    • peak 30-60 min
  4. intermediate acting onset peak duration
    • isophane
    • insulin zinc
    • onset 2-4
    • peak 4-12
    • duration 18-24
  5. long acting
    onset
    peak
    duration
    • extended insulin
    • insulin determir
    • onset 4 hours
    • duration 24-36
    • peak 6-20
  6. hypoglycemia what it is how to treat
    • low blood sugar
    • sweating tremors, paleness
    • give sugar or juice
  7. hyperglycemia
    high glucose, usually a type of antidiabetic drug insulin or oral med

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