What is the Generic Name for Novolog, humalog, apidra?
Aspart, lispro, glulisine
What is the Trade Name for Aspart, lispro, glulisine?
Novolog, humalog, apidra
What are the Indications of Aspart, lispro, glulisine (Novolog, humalog, apidra )?
Hyperglycemia with diabetes type 1 and 2, diabetic ketoacidosis
What are the Actions of Aspart, lispro, glulisine (Novolog, humalog, apidra )?
Stimulates uptake of glucose into muscle and fat cells, inhibits production of glucose in the liver, prevents breakdown of fat and protein
Route Onset Peak Duration Aspart 10-20 min 1-3 hr 3-5 hr Glulisine 15 min 1 hr 2-4 hr Lispro 15 min 1-1.5 hr 3-4 hr
What is the Therapeutic Class of Aspart, lispro, glulisine (Novolog, humalog, apidra )?
What is the Pharmacologic Class of Aspart, lispro, glulisine (Novolog, humalog, apidra )?
What are the Nursing Considerations of Aspart, lispro, glulisine (Novolog, humalog, apidra )?
Assess for symptoms of hypoglycemia or hyperglycemia
Monitor body weight over time
May cause decreased inorganic phosphates, potassium, and magnesium
Monitor blood sugars every 6 hours, monitor A1C every 3-6 months
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