What oral diabetic tablets are used with Lantus insulin?

Answer Sulfonylureas, metformin, and acarbose are oral diabetic drugs that may be taken with Lantus insulin. Lantus is long-acting insulin that is not meant to replace short-acting insulin, such as sulfon... Read More »

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Is anyone a diabetic and is on the insulin Lantus?

My daughter used to use Lantus, it worked well for her. I think the best time is to take it @ bedtime. She also used Novolog with each meal and snack. Now she is on the pump, so much better. Ta... Read More »

Why do diabetic people have to inject insulin instead of taking tablets?

People with Diabetes have a Pancreas that either produces very little or no insulin. People with type 1 diabetes take insulin and this can come in many forms... I am a type one diabetic and i have ... Read More »

What is Lantus insulin?

Lantus insulin is the brand name for insulin glargine (rDNA origin) injection. Lantus insulin is a man-made, long-acting form of human insulin used to help control blood sugar in patients with type... Read More »

What type of insulin is Lantus?

Lantus is 24-hour insulin taken once a day. It is prescribed to adults with type 1 or type 2 diabetes and to children ages six and older with type 1 diabetes. Lantus is long-acting insulin used to ... Read More »