What would happen to a non-diabetic if injected with insulin?

Answer Okay. I'm going to tell you a funny story (that happened to me) and you can draw your own conclusions.Shortly after 9/11, I had to fly somewhere (I can't remember where it was, I think it was to Fl... Read More »

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How quickly would a non-diabetic person die if they injected themselves with insulin?

Well, even a diabetic person would die if they overdosed on insulin, and it'd take a lot to kill you. For you to totally die, though, longggg time. Comparatively.20 hours-ish?Uhm. Don't do it.Suici... Read More »

What would happen to the blood glucose level if diabetic gave herself an injection but did not eat or accidentally too much insulin?

Excess insulin reduces the level of sugar in the bloodstream. Such can cause a person to feel weak, nausea, vomiting, tachycardia (rapid heart rate), dilated pupils, sweating, headache, ataxia (in-... Read More »

DIABETES - I am an insulin dep. diabetic going on holiday on Monday should I store my spare insulin in suitcas?

Never put your medications, even the spares, in your checked baggage. Medications need to be hand carried to ensure that you have access to it at all times. If you contaminated you primary insulin... Read More »

How much insulin can kill you if you are non diabetic Would it be painful to die from an insulin overdose?

As far as dying, it would depend upon the amount & type of insulin. There are some slow-acting insulins that work over a 24-hour period. Then there are fast-acting insulins, some faster than others... Read More »