BASALOG 100IU INJECTION 10ML is a long-acting insulin that contains insulin glargine. This is a modified insulin, very similar to human insulin. Human insulin is the name which describes synthetic (human-made) insulin, which is laboratory grown to mimic the insulin in humans. BASALOG 100IU INJECTION 10ML is used to treat diabetes mellitus in adults, adolescents and children aged two years and above. Diabetes mellitus is a disease where your body does not produce enough insulin to control the level of blood sugar. BASALOG 100IU INJECTION 5ML has a long and steady blood-sugar-lowering action. Long-acting insulin takes about 2 hours to start acting and is designed to work uniformly so that there is no peak activity as such. The duration of long-acting insulin is up to 24 hours. Treatment with BASALOG 100IU INJECTION 10ML helps to prevent complications from your diabetes. Do not use BASALOG 100IU INJECTION 10ML to treat diabetic ketoacidosis (too much acid in the blood).
BASALOG 100IU INJECTION 10ML is a long-acting insulin that works by ensuring consistent sugar control. Hence, it helps lower blood sugar levels throughout the day. Based on your lifestyle, the results of your blood sugar (glucose) tests, and your previous insulin usage. Your doctor will advise you how much BASALOG 100IU INJECTION 5ML per day you will need and when you need to take it.
Uses of BASALOG 100IU INJECTION 10ML
Diabetes (Type 1 diabetes mellitus, Type 2 diabetes mellitus)