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Insulin

Insulin
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What is Insulin?
Insulin is used in the treatment of diabetes mellitus in multiple species including cats and dogs. It comes in various forms and strengths with corresponding syringes for each strength.

Who is it for?
Insulin is for multiple species including cats and dogs.

What are the benefits?

* Provides the hormone Insulin for the treatment of diabetes mellitus
* Allows blood sugar (glucose) to be properly utilized by the body
* Injectable Insulin available in multiple strengths (concentration)

Insulins are used in the treatment of diabetes mellitus to aid in maintaining a normal glucose level. Insulin is responsible for the proper usage of glucose by cells in the body. It is given by subcutaneous injection. Purchase Insulin syringes separately. Multiple types of Insulin exist, so make sure you match the right type of syringe to your Insulin. Insulin needs refrigeration.

Vetsulin and ProZinc requires U-40 syringes.

Humulin-N and Lantus require U-100 syringes.

How does Insulin work?
Injectable Insulin treats diabetes mellitus by providing a source of the hormone, Insulin when the body produces inadequate amounts. Insulin is necessary for glucose (blood sugar) to be able to enter the cells of the body and be used for energy.

Is there a generic equivalent available?
No

How is it given?
Insulin is a liquid given by injection. Your veterinarian and staff will show you how to properly handle, measure, and give Insulin to your dog or cat. For detailed instructions, see our Patient Information Sheet. Always follow the dosage instructions provided by your veterinarian. If you have difficulty giving the medication, contact your veterinarian. This medication should only be given to the pet for whom it was prescribed.

What results can I expect?
Insulin will not cure diabetes, but will help bring the glucose to more normal levels. It usually needs to be given once or twice daily to maintain the proper glucose levels. Be sure to follow your veterinarian's directions on how much and when to give the Insulin. The diet and exercise of a pet taking Insulin must be regulated, as well.

What form(s) does it come in?
Insulin is available in an injectable liquid.

Please click on "More Information" for possible drug and food interactions with this medication.

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Humulin NPH U-100 Insulin 10 ml
PHY-50150 $129.99 each  
How many Vials?
Total Qty: 1 x 1 = 1
Price Per Vial: $129.99
Subtotal: $129.99
All items In-Stock and ready for delivery unless otherwise noted
Lantus Insulin U-100 10ml
PHY-50595 $259.99 each  
How many Vials?
Total Qty: 1 x 1 = 1
Price Per Vial: $259.99
Subtotal: $259.99
All items In-Stock and ready for delivery unless otherwise noted
Vetsulin Pork Insulin U-40 10 ml
9N-50795 $39.99 each  
How many Vials?
Total Qty: 1 x 1 = 1
Price Per Vial: $39.99
Subtotal: $39.99
All items In-Stock and ready for delivery unless otherwise noted
Prozinc Insulin U-40 10ml
PHY-51009 $99.99 each  
How many Vials?
Total Qty: 1 x 1 = 1
Price Per Vial: $99.99
Subtotal: $99.99
All items In-Stock and ready for delivery unless otherwise noted
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