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Humalog

Humalog

OVERDOSE

Excess insulin administration may cause hypoglycemia and hypokalemia. Mild episodes of hypoglycemia usually can be treated with oral glucose. Adjustments in drug dosage, meal patterns, or exercise may be needed. More severe episodes with coma, seizure, or neurologic impairment may be treated with intramuscular/subcutaneous glucagon or concentrated intravenous glucose. Sustained carbohydrate intake and observation may be necessary because hypoglycemia may recur after apparent clinical recovery. Hypokalemia must be corrected appropriately.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

HUMALOG is contraindicated:

  • during episodes of hypoglycemia
  • in patients who are hypersensitive to HUMALOG or to any of its excipients.

Last reviewed on RxList: 3/25/2013
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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