What Pen For Lantus Cartridges?
Diabetes Forum • The Global Diabetes Community Find support, ask questions and share your experiences. Join the community » So, I got annoyed with Lantus Solostar pens recently, so asked my GP to prescribe me Lantus cartridges and a pen instead. He did this with no problem, but gave me a Novopen 3. Went to use the cartridges for the first time last night, and found they don't fit the Novopen 3...luckily, I try to keep some syringes in the house for when things go pear-shaped! Can someone please tell me what pen I should be asking for? Looking around, I thought an Autopen 24 was the one to go for, but the '24' in its name worries me - I take 26 units at night - does the 24 indicate the number of units the pen will dispense in one go? Continue reading >>