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(also known as Humulin, Novolin)
Insulin (from Latin insula, "island", as it is produced in the Islets of Langerhans in the pancreas) is an anabolic polypeptide hormone that regulates carbohydrate metabolism. Apart from being the primary agent in carbohydrate homeostasis, it has effects on fat metabolism and it changes the liver's activity in storing ... more at Wikipedia

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Overall, 95% (647 Members) find Insulin (Regular and NPH) helpful

Insulin (Regular and NPH) Reviews

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it controls it
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Still alive.
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Only used when pregnant
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Regular insulin injections worked short term, but cause 15lb weight gain in a matter of months and was discontinued.
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having trouble with doses with humilin as well at the moment.
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I am using Novolin and it works great
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Testing four times or more a day. Periods of highs with illness, and lows with too much exercise and stress. I have to be stringent about everything that I do.
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working no side effects
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Have to keep checking your bsl and adjusting what you need by that.
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it works like a champ.
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