Prescription onlyClass: Endocrine

Apidra

(insulin glulisine)

Prescription onlyClass: Endocrine
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Controls blood sugar.

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Apidra (insulin glulisine) is an insulin that controls blood sugar during your meals, but you'll still have to follow your doctor's diet and exercise plan.

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Upsides

  • Apidra (insulin glulisine) starts working in as soon as 15 minutes.
  • Programs are available to lower your copay. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Can be used in children 4 years of age and older.
  • Can be used in people over 65.
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Downsides

  • Your doctor might have to check your kidneys and liver regularly if you've had kidney or liver problems in the past.
  • Apidra (insulin glulisine) has to be injected with every meal.
  • Only available as a brand name, so Apidra (insulin glulisine) can be expensive.
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How it works

Apidra (insulin glulisine) is an insulin that controls your blood sugar by turning the sugars you eat into energy or storing it in your body for future use.

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Dosage forms
  • Injection

What to expect when you take Apidra (insulin glulisine) for Controls blood sugar levels

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Side effect rates for Apidra (insulin glulisine)

950 From clinical trials of Apidra / Type 1 diabetes (Individualized dosing)
  • Common cold

Risks and Warnings for Apidra (insulin glulisine)

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  • Never share Apidra (insulin glulisine) pens, syringes or needles with anyone else. Sharing Apidra (insulin glulisine) with someone puts you at risk of getting very dangerous diseases.

Common concerns from people taking Apidra (insulin glulisine)

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Food
  • Apidra (insulin glulisine) has to be injected with every meal.
Kidneys and liver
  • Your doctor might have to check your kidneys and liver regularly if you've had kidney or liver problems in the past.