Insulin Types and Action
Common Types of Insulin
- pertaining to a meal.
- In reference to a short acting insulin taken before meals.
- Humulin R
- Pertaining to the minimal life-sustaining level.
- In reference to Low continuous insulin dosing or slow-acting insulin
- pertaining to added to complete or make up a deficiency
- In reference to high blood sugar levels after insulin administration, supplemental insulin will be given to bring blood sugar levels back to normal.
- Humulin N