Lantus Solostar Pen is a long-acting insulin that starts to work several hours after injection and keeps working evenly for 24 hours. Lantus SoloStar Pens are disposable single-patient-use prefilled insulin pen that contains insulin glargine. Lantus Solostar Pen is used to improve blood sugar control in people with diabetes mellitus.
Each pen contains 3mL of insulin glargine that has 100 units of insulin per mL of solution.
Each Lantus SoloStar pen provides multiple doses with a total of 300 units of insulin. Patients can adjust their dosage from 1 to 80 units in increments of 1 using the products dial.
Lantus insulin is also available through vials and cartridges. Lantus is not the only brand of SoloStar pens on the market. Patient can easily be confused with Apidra SoloStar Pens. Please ensure you read your prescription carefully when purchasing insulin medication.