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Duration of slow release insulin

Discussion in 'Type 1 Diabetes' started by Michael52, Aug 18, 2017.

  1. Michael52

    Michael52 Type 1 · Member

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    I injected 30 of humulin insulin last night at 23:00. What I would like to know is how long does it activate in my system before my sugar levels start spiking or go low. Please assist me
     
  2. GrantGam

    GrantGam Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Test your BG and find out for yourself.

    The DIA of any insulin will vary from person to person and is entirely individual. No one here will be able to tell you.
     
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    #2 GrantGam, Aug 18, 2017 at 6:55 AM
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  3. diamondnostril

    diamondnostril Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    As a guide . . .
     

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  4. Shannon27

    Shannon27 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    I don't know anything about humalin but Tresiba usually lasts me about 26 hours on a standard day

    Sent from my SM-T555 using Diabetes.co.uk Forum mobile app
     
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