Apidra Solostar 100iu/ml 3ml 5’s is an injection that contains insulin glulisine. Insulin is a hormone that works by lowering levels of glucose in the blood. This type of insulin is a fast-acting one. Apidra Solostar 100iu/ml 3ml 5’s starts to work about 15 minutes after injection. It peaks in about 1 hour and keeps working for 2 to 4 hours.
- Apidra Solostar 100IU/ml Injection improves blood sugar control in people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus. It is a fast-acting type of insulin that helps to lower blood sugar levels after meals and reduce the chances of developing serious complications of diabetes.
- Apidra Solostar 100IU/ml Injection is normally prescribed along with a long-acting type of insulin or other diabetes medicines. Your doctor or nurse will teach you the correct way of injecting it under the skin. It should be taken 15 minutes before a meal or within 20 minutes after starting a meal. Do not stop taking it unless your doctor tells you to. It is only part of a treatment program that should also include a healthy diet, regular exercise, and weight reduction as advised by your doctor.