Ins. levemir 100u/ml

Insulin detemir 100u/ml

Mechanism of Action
Regulates glucose metabolism
Insulin and its analogues lower blood glucose by stimulating peripheral glucose uptake, especially by skeletal muscle and fat, and by inhibiting hepatic glucose production; insulin inhibits lipolysis and proteolysis and enhances protein synthesis; targets include skeletal muscle, liver, and adipose tissue

Bioavailability: 60% SC; well absorbed
Onset: 3-4 hr
Peak onset: 6-8 hr (not pronounced; released at constant rate over 24 hr)
Duration: Up to 24 hr (range 5.7-23.2 hr)

Protein bound: 98% bound to albumin
Vd: 0.1 L/kg

Half-life elimination: 5-7 hr (dose dependent)
Excretion: Urine

Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use Ins. levemir 100u/ml only for the indication prescribed.

Verified References
  • FDA Feb 09, 2018
  • CDC Feb 09, 2018
  • Mayo Clinic Feb 09, 2018
  • accessed Feb 09, 2018
  • Medscape accessed Feb 09, 2018
  • Epocrates accessed Feb 09, 2018
  • Webmd accessed Feb 09, 2018