Gensulin N

Gensulin N

insulin isophane, human




Cosma Medical
Concise Prescribing Info
Human insulin (isophane susp, recombinant DNA origin)
DM in patients who require insulin. Gestational DM.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Should be taken on an empty stomach: Administer 30-60 min before a meal.
Hypersensitivity to insulin. Hypoglycemia.
Special Precautions
Monitor glucose conc in serum & urine, HbA1c & fructosamine conc in blood during treatment. The need for insulin may be altered by high fever, severe infection, emotional stress, GI disorders, pituitary, adrenal or thyroid gland disorders. Patients w/ kidney failure & DM due to pancreas diseases or DM that coexist w/ Addison's disease. Insulin resistance may occur w/ long-term use. May impair ability to drive or operate machinery. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Hypoglycemia or hyperglycemia, ketoacidosis.
Drug Interactions
Increased action w/ β-blockers, chloroquine, ACE inhibitors, MAOIs, methyldopa, clonidine, pentamidine, salicylates, anabolic steroids, cyclophosphamide, sulphonamide antibiotics, tetracyclines, antibacterial quinolones & ethyl alcohol. Reduced action w/ diltiazem, dobutamine, estrogens, phenothiazine, phenytoin, thyroid hormones, heparin, calcitonin, corticosteroids, antiviral drugs applied in HIV infections, niacin & diuretic thiazides.
ATC Classification
A10AC01 - insulin (human) ; Belongs to the class of intermediate-acting insulins and analogues. Used in the treatment of diabetes.
Gensulin N inj 100 IU/mL
(cartridge) 3 mL x 5 × 1's; (vial) 10 mL x 1's
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