Humalog Mix50 KwikPens delivers 1-60 units in increments of 1 unit.
Humalog Mix50 KwikPens are disposable pre-filled pen that contains insulin lispro. Its formulation is slightly modified by one molecule. Humalog Mix50 contains 50% insulin lispro and is dissolved in water, available in a premixed suspension with protamine sulfate to prolong the effects. It works faster than insulin produced by the body due to its formulation. They pen can be refilled with the correct cartridge for on-going usage.
Diabetes is caused by the lack of insulin produced by the pancreas. Insulin is needed in the body to manage blood sugar levels. Humalog Mix50 is an adequate substitute for your body’s insulin. It works longer and quicker than soluble insulin.
Humalog Mix50 KwikPens contains 3 ml (300 units, 100 units/ml) of insulin lispro. A single KwikPen contains multiple doses, which can be adjusted by using the dial. The number of units is displayed in a dose window and administered 1 unit at a time. Patients can administer 1-60 units in a single injection. If more than 60 units are required, you will need to give yourself more than one injection.
Humalog has KwikPens in various dosages and formulas, including 100 Units, 200 Units, Mix 25, and Junior Kwikpens.