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Can You Mix Humalog And Novolog Together?

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Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please,join our community todayto contribute and support the site. This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies. How much of a diff. is there in Novolog and Humalog? Thomas has been using Humalog in his pump. The doctor gave us some free Novolog. My husband seems to think if we change to the Novolog Thomas will have to make changes in his basals. Also, I changed his site yesterday but not his cartridge (thought he had at least 2 days left). Can I put novolog in his cartridge with humalog in the tubing? I will probably just change out the whole site. I just thought maybe someone would have some input on the 2. Novolog and Humalog are supposed to be equivalent, but some find a difference in their action. Novolog has a slightly longer tail of action for most of us. You may need to make adjustments to counter this but that's not for sure. Some (like me for example) find that Novolog takes longer to start working, for others the opposite is true. Don't mix Novolog and Humalog in reservoirs or tubing. Don't quote me on this, but it seems to me I read recently that Humalog isn't FDA approved to use in pumps. Not that the Continue reading >>

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  1. sarsura

    can i mix humalog and novolog together?

    can i mix humalog and novolog together? i have some humalog left over when i switched to novolog, and i hate to waste insulin. but is it safe to mix the 2 or no?

  2. Stump86

    You can use them both at the same time yes. Are you asking about using them both in the same reservoir? I'm not sure about that.

  3. sarsura

    yeah, in the same resevoir. thank u tho i appreciate it.

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