Actrapid 100 IU/ml Solution for Injection

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:38 am

Actrapid 100 IU/ml Solution for Injection

Uses of Actrapid 100 IU/ml Solution for Injection

Actrapid 100 IU/ml Solution for Injection is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Diabetes

Side effects of Actrapid 100 IU/ml Solution for Injection

The most common side effects of Actrapid 100 IU/ml Solution for Injection are – Hypoglycemia, Confusion, Drowsiness, Weakness, Dizziness, Sweating

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Actrapid 100 IU/ml Solution for Injection

Do not use Actrapid 100 IU/ml Solution for Injection if you are allergic to – Human Insulin/Soluble Insulin IU

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Actrapid 100 IU/ml Solution for Injection.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Actrapid 100 IU/ml Solution for Injection works

Actrapid 100 IU/ml Solution for Injection contains – Human Insulin/Soluble Insulin IU

Human Insulin causes cells in the liver, skeletal muscles, and fat tissue to absorb glucose from the blood.

Dosage of Actrapid 100 IU/ml Solution for Injection

The dosage of Actrapid 100 IU/ml Solution for Injection depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Actrapid 100 IU/ml Solution for Injection

If you forget to take a dose of Actrapid 100 IU/ml Solution for Injection, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

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Pregnancy

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Breastfeeding

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Driving

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Kidney

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Liver

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Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Interaction

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About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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