Regular Insulin (short acting): Humulin R/Novolin R (antidiabetics, hormones)

Regular Insulin (short acting): Humulin R/Novolin R (antidiabetics, hormones)

Generic Name

regular

Trade Name

Humulin R/Novolin R

Indication

hyperglycemia with diabetes type 1 and 2, diabetic ketoacidosis

Action

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

Subcutaneous
30-45 min . . .