"I think this should be reported by your endo to the manufacturer Sanofi-Aventis. This will change the package insert because even small side effects have to be included in the insert. People with similar reactions will find this little information…"
"Never have used Lantus, but it is a fact that different people react differently to a given medication. That is absolutely true of insulins. I can't use Humalog, for instance; it might as well be a placebo for all it does. Others all work…"
"Hi, there's an organisation in UK which was initially set up to campaign for continued availability of animal insulins due to serious adverse reactions reported by T1s transferred onto the new analogues - IDDT (Insulin Independent Diabetes…"
"I only felt bad on Lantus when it had been frozen. Don't do that!
Are you 100% sure that your Lantus has never been frozen? Are you 100% sure that your Lantus has not been open for more than 28 days?
Old Lantus is ineffective, and could…"
"I didn't experience that in the decade or so that I used Lantus. You might consider Levemir, if you aren't happy with the NPH, since that is a long-acting (about 12 hour) insulin analogue which I have found somewhat more predictable than…"
"Never experienced that. I am sorry you feel so bad, but also glad you found the reason. it could be that he "drugged-up zombie" comes from the lower pH-level which lantus has, but that is pure speculation. now that you have found out why…"
The folks of the Behavioral Diabetes Institute sent me this information about a Luncheon Honoring Women with Type One Diabetes, taking place close to San Diego, Oct. 10. Thought I'd pass it along, in case you are interested.
Thank you very much for taking the time to reply to my questions on the TYpe 1 forum. They were very helpful and I shared some of the results with my classmates in my group. I also gave them the link to the entire survey.
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