Actrapid/Actrapid Penfill諾和靈 R

Actrapid/Actrapid Penfill



Novo Nordisk


Firma Chun Cheong
Concise Prescribing Info
Human insulin (produced by rDNA technology in Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Dosage/Direction for Use
SC/IV Individualized dosing. Usual insulin requirement: 0.3-1 IU/kg/day.
Should be taken on an empty stomach: Administer 30 min before meals.
Special Precautions
Risk of hyperglycaemia w/ inadequate dosage or discontinuation of treatment, especially in type 1 DM. Risk of hypoglycaemia w/ excessive insulin dose, omitted meal or unplanned, strenuous physical exercise. Change in usual warning symptoms of hypoglycaemia in patients w/ greatly improved blood glucose control eg, intensified therapy, & w/ longstanding diabetes. Transfer to another type or brand of insulin; change in strength, brand (manufacturer), type, origin (human insulin, insulin analogue) &/or method of manufacture. Rotate inj site continuously to reduce or prevent inj site reactions. Do not use in insulin pumps for continuous SC insulin infusion. Cases of CHF in combination w/ thiazolidinediones. May impair ability to drive & use machines. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Hypoglycaemia. Refraction anomalies, oedema, inj site reactions (pain, redness, hives, inflammation, bruising, swelling & itching at the inj site).
Drug Interactions
Reduced patient's insulin requirement w/ oral antidiabetics, MAOIs, non-selective β-blockers, ACE inhibitors, salicylates, anabolic steroids & sulphonamides. Increased patient's insulin requirement w/ OCs, thiazides, glucocorticoids, thyroid hormones, sympathomimetics, growth hormone & danazol. Masked symptoms & delayed recovery from hypoglycaemia w/ β-blockers. Either increased or decreased insulin requirements w/ octreotide/lanreotide. Intensified or reduced hypoglycemic effects w/ alcohol.
ATC Classification
A10AB01 - insulin (human) ; Belongs to the class of fast-acting insulins and analogues. Used in the treatment of diabetes.
Actrapid Penfill 100 IU/mL
3 mL x 5 × 1's
Actrapid inj 100 IU/mL
10 mL x 1's
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