This group is for users of Levemir insulin to meet and chat about this insulin.
Please note: the exchange, sale or giveaway of items between members that require a prescription from a licensed practitioner, including insulin, is not allowed on TuDiabetes.
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Latest Activity: Mar 1
Hi everyone,I'm new to Levemir and was wondering what the maximum dose is? I'm up to 135 U/day and my FBG is hovering around 8 to 9.5 mmol/mlShould mention too that it's broken up into 2 doses per…Continue
Hi all. I just did my first injection of Levemir about a half hour ago. This is my first time ever on insulin as well. My first dose of Levemir is 10 units for 3 to 4 days, until my fasting BG gets…Continue
I've been thinking about trying this switch and wanted some feedback from those who have made it. Have you experienced less hypoglycemia as a result (as seemed to be claimed in the video Ryan linked…Continue
I just started on my second vial of Levemir and realized that the first one seemed to last 50 days (refrigerated) despite the package stating that it was only good for 42 days. On this, day 51, I…Continue
I only take 14 units once a day, at night.Do any of you adjust your dosage based on what your test results are?I know that you can divide you dose into two injections, has anyone divided it even…Continue
Hi...I'm a rather weird diabetic....so don't know if anyone will be able to relate to my situation...but perhaps someone can advise me....Dx'd last December...with pretty normal fasting…Continue
I have been told many times and was told by my endo that an insulin pen is only good for 28 days however, the Levemir instruction manual that comes in the pen box states that it is good for 42 days.…Continue
Here's a link to an interview with Dr. Todd Hobbs, Medical Scientific Director, Novo Nordisk answering questions regarding Levemir. Hoping this will clarify some common concerns.…Continue