TITLE

Insulin lispro (Humalog), the first marketed insulin analogue: Indications, contraindications and need for further study

AUTHOR(S)
Puttagunta, Anuradha L.; Toth, Ellen L.
PUB. DATE
February 1998
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;02/24/98, Vol. 158 Issue 4, p506
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents research which reviewed the available literature on the new insulin analogue insulin lispro. Information on insulin lispro's efficacy, indications for use and contraindications; Data sources; Study selection; Therapeutic challenge of diabetic patients; Benefits of insulin lispro compared with human insulin; When insulin lispro is most useful; Use of insulin pumps; Need for further study.
ACCESSION #
282554

 

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