NovoLog Penfill (also known as NovoRapid in Canada), is an insulin pen injection cartridge.
1 Novolo Penfill cartridge contains 3 ml equivalent to 300 units.1 ml solution contains 100 units insulin aspart (equivalent to 3.5 mg).
Ensure you are ordering the correct penfill cartridges, as many insulin brands supply cartridges for their products (such as Levemir).
It is used to treat patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus who require insulin to manage their glucose levels and avoid hypoglycemia.
Doctors typically prescribe this rapid-acting insulin as meal-time insulin to help reduce blood glucose levels after meals.
NovoLog Penfill is designed to be used with Novo Nordisk insulin delivery systems and NovoFine or NovoTwist needles. NovoLogPenfill is only suitable for subcutaneous injections from a reusable pen. If administration by syringe or intravenous injection is necessary, a vial should be used. If administration by infusion pump is necessary, a vial or NovoLog PumpCart should be used.