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HUMULIN® R U-500 (insulin human injection): Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics Clinical Experience
The time action characteristics reflect both prandial and basal activity attributed to the high concentration of Humulin R U-500.
published references below are available by contacting 1-800-LillyRx
de la Peña A, Riddle M, Marrow LA, et al. Pharmacokinetics and
pharmacodynamics of high-dose human regular U-500 insulin versus
human regular U-100 insulin in healthy obese subjects. Diabetes
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de la Peña A, Ma X, Reddy S, et al. Application of PK/PD
modeling and simulation to dosing regimen optimization of high-dose
human regular U-500 insulin. J Diabetes Sci Technol.
Hood RC, Arakaki RF, Wysham C, et al. Two treatment approaches for
human regular U-500 insulin in patients with type 2 diabetes not
achieving adequate glycemic control on high-dose U-100 insulin
therapy with or without oral agents: a randomized,
titration-to-target clinical trial. Endocr Pract.
= Humulin® R U-500 (insulin human injection) 500 units/mL
Date of Last Review:April 16, 2018
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