Review: Novolog and Levemir
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Novolog and Levemir. It is created by eHealthMe based on 2,123 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Novolog (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of insulin aspart recombinant. It is often used in diabetes.
Levemir (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of insulin detemir recombinant. It is often used in diabetes.
On Oct, 9, 2013: 2,123 people who reported to have interactions when taking Novolog, Levemir are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Novolog (insulin aspart recombinant)
- Levemir (insulin detemir recombinant)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Novolog, Levemir:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|1||Blood Glucose Increased||372|
|5||Blood Glucose Decreased||94|
|7||Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control||90|
|8||Drug Exposure During Pregnancy||82|
|10||Blood Glucose Fluctuation||71|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Novolog, Levemir:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|3||Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control||13|
|4||Blood Glucose Increased||13|
|5||Blood Glucose Fluctuation||7|
|6||Drug Exposure During Pregnancy||6|
|7||Anti-insulin Antibody Positive||6|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus
- Type 1 diabetes mellitus
- Diabetes mellitus
- Insulin-requiring type 2 diabetes mellitus
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Metformin hcl
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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- By jski: Does taking lexapro prevent ms relapses? every time i try to stop taking lexa pro i have an ms relapse
(for a 57 year old woman who has MS, Diabetes Mellitus Insulin-dependent, and takes Lexapro, Novolog, Terazosin Hydrochloride)
I have been on lexapro for 9 years and was diagnosed with MS 10 years ago. Currently I am taking the new drug Tecfedra for the MS. In the past whenever I have tried to stop taking Lexapro, I have an MS Relapse. I am only on 10 mg a day and cut that in half for a few weeks as I try to quit. Is there ...
(Number of patients like jski: 2,059)
- By Chista: Does prazosin relieve tardive dyskensia ?
(for a 42 year old woman who has Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus, Celiac Disease - Sprue, and takes Novolog)
Used Zoloft for 9 straight years. Now only take insulin. This is the only drug that is not addictive or dangerous like antidepressants are. . . Any thoughts?
(Number of patients like Chista: 96)
- By angelmaria: Is there an interaction between chromium polynicotinate and synthroid
(for a 56 year old woman who has Rheumatoid Arthritis, Diabetes Mellitus Management, Osteoporosis, Hyperthyroidism, A-fib, Neuropathy Peripheral, and takes Synthroid, Leflunomide, Sulindac, Methotrexate Sodium, Ibandronate Sodium, Glyburide And Metformin Hydrochloride, Lisinopril, Levemir, Digoxin, Procardia Xl, Metoprolol Succinate)
One of the ingredients, chromium polynicotinate, is in Super CitriMax Plus and want to know if it will interact with Synthroid or any of the other medications I listed above?
(Number of patients like angelmaria: 9,166)
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Novolog (insulin aspart recombinant) is often used to treat diabetes. Levemir (insulin detemir recombinant) is often used to treat diabetes. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Novolog is used in:
- Levemir is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Novolog alternatives:
- Levemir alternatives:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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