Dec 2, 2008 ... Insulin glargine (Lantus<sup>®</sup>, sanofi-aventis) claims to have a 24-hour ... If so, what
patient population might benefit from twice-daily dosing?
Twice-daily compared with once-daily insulin glargine in people with Type 1
diabetes using ... RESULTS: Insulin doses, HbA1c, fructosamine concentration
Comparison of Once- Versus Twice-Daily Administration of Insulin Detemir, Used
With ... to that of insulin glargine, a basal insulin that is routinely injected once
daily. ... These observations call into question the routine of twice-daily dosing of
This allows for convenient once-daily dosing for coverage of basal insulin needs.
... settings or whether a subset of patients may require twice-daily dosing.
Is it common to take Lantus twice a day? ... Do some basal testing to make sure it
is your basal insulin that is running out late afternoon and ...
May 28, 2003 ... That way, Lantus wears off at night when insulin requirements are lower. Some
patients use BID dosing if Lantus doesn't last all day. Explain ...
Feb 4, 2015 ... When the first long-lasting basal insulin analogs (insulin glargine ... The authors
suggested twice daily dosing would provide better coverage.
For those who have split their dose before, did you simply divide the ... find that
Lantus does not work for them, so they switch to Levemir Insulin ...
Nov 18, 2010 ... For others, splitting the dose and injecting twice a day (usually at ... to the basal
rate of an insulin pump, Lantus and Levemir doses can be ...
Patients received full-dose insulin glargine once daily at 0800 and half-dose
insulin ... These findings do not support a role for twice-daily insulin glargine in