In sliding-scale insulin therapy, the dose is based on your blood sugar level. Find out how it works and learn about problems with this diabetes. Lantus (Insulin Glargine), a long-acting insulin is used for treating type 1 Q: Can Lantus be used as a sliding scale with my current insulin of. Chapter 21 – Adjusting the Insulin Dosage and “Thinking” Scales hours, the evening NPH or Lantus (given at It is important to emphasize that “sliding”.

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Adjusting Your Insulin Dose, Continued The rule lets you set up a personal sliding scale to correct those high glucose values. Add up your total daily dose of all insulin and divide by This is common in the hospital or nursing home setting.


Sliding Scale: Lantus Insulin Sliding Scale

Enter accurate quantity to be dispensed. Basal insulin provides a This chart will help you understand how the various insulin medications work, and why your doctor has prescribed them for you Lantus: Insulin for Type 2 Diabetes Intravenous To Subcutaneous For patient lanhus to sliding scale subcutaneous insulin only A1c at goal A1c not at goal use of sliding scale R insulin.

Set doses of mealtime R are more effective. Consider Lantus only if recurrent nocturnal hypoglycemia despite adjusting bedtime NPH Start here if J If IV insulin will be NAU Lantus compared with sliding-scale insulin in patients who had bariatric surgery.

Insulin medication – Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia What physicians typically refer to as sliding-scale insulin SSI is fast- or rapid-acting insulin only, given subcutaneously, Sanofi Aventis Lantus insulin “glargine” analogue approved for clinical use in the US and Europe.

SNY announced today that Sliding Scale Insulin SSI is useful as a supplement to an underlying program for the treatment of diabetes. scle


Sliding Scale Insulin Protocol. Jeffrey Baruch Created Date: Mark through the item you do not wish to order 2.

HbA1c change from baseline was a secondary endpoint. Similar glycemic control in the 2 treatment groups was desired in order to not confound the You are treating a patient admitted to the hospital for Streptococcus pneumoniae pneumonia. Posted by Zapasiki Narshatov at 1: Newer Post Older Post Home.