Which insulin should I choose now that my options have dwindled?

Bruyette, David S.
May 2006
Veterinary Medicine;May2006, Vol. 101 Issue 5, p262
Academic Journal
Suggests guidelines in veterinary insulin preparations and treatment approach in newly diagnosed diabetes mellitus cases. Vetsulin from Intervet; Humulin N from Eli Lilly; Insulin glargine from Aventis; Dosage recommendations for cats.


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