Lantus cartridges are only suitable for injecting just under the skin using a reusable pen. Speak to your doctor if you need to inject your insulin by another method.
Insulin glargine controls high blood glucose levels for adults and children over the age of 6 with type 1 and type 2 diabetes.
This medication is long-acting insulin that is similar to the insulin produced by the pancreas in our body. It begins working several hours after injection and continues to work evenly for 24 hours.
Lantus cartridges are made specifically to connect with certain insulin pens (including Lantus Solostar Pens)
This insulin may be recommended to be combined with oral diabetes medication or fast-acting insulin.
Taking insulin should only be part of your treatment. Patients should also incorporate a lifestyle that includes a healthy diet and regular exercise.
Lantus is also available in vials.