When you eat a high-fat food (say, pizza) after taking mealtime insulin, your blood
... If you're going for a run, inject insulin into your abdomen, not your leg. ...
People with type 1 diabetes, and those with type 2 who use mealtime insulin to
cover carbs, need to cover most food .... Or wait 2 hrs and correct it then if it is sti...
Feb 1, 2013 ... But in type 2 diabetes cells are resistant to insulin or the body ... Not all experts
think waiting is necessary, though, according to the ... periods when they waited
or didn't wait to eat after insulin injections was a negligible 0.08 percent. ... but he
added that more studies would be needed to compare the two.
The Regular insulin most people take for breakfast has, in effect, been lowering ...
each meal, at 2 to 2 hours after eating, and at any time unusual symptoms
occur. ... No longer do you need to wait 30 to 60 minutes after an injection to eat
meals as ... Most users notice their blood sugars fall farther on each unit of
It can be taken within 15 minutes before eating or right after eating a meal. ... Do
not inject insulin into skin with these types of changes. ... Depending on the type
of diabetes you have, you may need to take Humalog with a longer-acting insulin
or oral anti-diabetes ... Short-acting: Starts: 30-60 min; Peaks: 2-4 hr; Lasts: 5-8 hr
If I begin taking insulin, I will have to take it for the rest of my life. ... In fact, BD
needles not only make injecting virtually pain-free, but they also ... For some
people with type 2 diabetes, depending on the stage of their disease, insulin
therapy may ... Many insulin users find that by controlling their diet and following
Mine says you need to eat within 15 mins after shots, and hers says to wait for 1/2
... New Member Type 2 since 2010 ... Oh and I inject in my abdomen and she
mostly injects in her thigh ... reduce the difference), so a longer wait time for thigh
users could be appropriate. ... All insulins are not created equal.
It's necessary to take insulin when you have type 1 diabetes. Your body ... Using
the same insulin injection site over and over is not a good idea. Eventually ...
Nov 18, 2010 ... Most meals raise the blood sugar for only 2 to 3 hours afterwards. Once injected,
Regular insulin takes 30 minutes to begin working, ... No longer do you need to
accurately anticipate when you (or your ... Blood sugars measured one to two
hours after eating do not spike as .... Types & Causes of Diabetes.
In contrast, individuals with type 2 diabetes are not dependent on exogenous ...
Human insulins have a more rapid onset and shorter duration of activity than pork
.... Waiting until topical alcohol (if used) has evaporated completely before
injection. ... Eating within a few minutes after (or before) injecting short-acting
insulin is ...
The pen User Manual that comes with BYETTA contains instructions for
preparing and injecting BYETTA. ... Do not mix BYETTA and insulin in the same
syringe or vial even if you take them at the same time. ... Do not take BYETTA
after your meal. ... you may need to adjust your current treatment plan for your
type 2 diabetes.