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Is there any difference between novomix 30 100iu/ml penfill and novomix 30 100iu/ml penfill.

Dr. P Ramyasree 87% (33 ratings)
Diabetologist, Anantapur
Is there any difference between novomix 30 100iu/ml penfill and novomix 30 100iu/ml penfill.
Dear Lybrate user both are same. Consider it to be a typing error if you wish to no the difference between novomix 50 and novomix 30 they are different.
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I am 52 years old. My insulin (novomix penfill) intake 32units in the night and 28 units in the morning along with zoryl m4 forte in the night and klobizide 5/500 day time. And my sugar levels are 125 fasting and 180 post prandial. How to reduce the medication. My body wt is 86 kgs.

Dr. Amit Aroskar 90% (261 ratings)
Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Ayurveda
Ayurveda, Mumbai
Dear , your bmi is 25.7 which makes you slightly overweight. This increases a insulin resistance and thus will play a role in keeping your blood sugar high. A proper measure for knowing and managing your diabetes will be to ensure a hba1c below 6.5%. Regarding diet, we indians have high carbohydrate diet. You have to closely observe your plate and you can come up with a better diet plan for yourself. To simplify it, identify the items which are carb rich in your plate and try to compensate the same with protein and fibres, for eg cut down a roti and increase sabji, dal or salad. To have a better control you can do a monthly self glucose monitoring 3 times a day and keep a track of your food with it. Check fasting sugar, sugar one hour prior your lunch and 2 hrs post lunch, and note down the details of your breakfast and lunch items. Modify as per my earlier suggestions and within a week you will see your blood sugar level responding. Best of luck.
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By taking metformin for longer period, I am diagnosed by drug induced diarrhea and stopped the medicine. Taking novomix 30 penfill injection three times a day will total 48 units. Sugar level is not controlled. Low sugar issues. Please advise.

Dr. Anuradha Kapoor 86% (42 ratings)
MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, MD - Community Medicine, Fellowship in Diabetology(The University of Liverpool, UK)
Diabetologist, Mumbai
By taking metformin for longer period, I am diagnosed by drug induced diarrhea and stopped the medicine. Taking novom...
Diabetes is a chronic progressive metabolic disorders and its control deteriorates with time so you need to revise your medicines and other related things frequently. So you need to visit your doctor regulary they teach you self managenet and fix your frequrecy of visits so that your diabetes can be put under control. So please meet your doctor.
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My aunt diabetes patient prescription that Human mixtard 40IU/ml 40ptsA. M and 30ptsP. M Now we want change to PENFILL mixtard 100IU/ml Then how many points of insulin we have give in 100IU/ml PENFILL.

Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery (B.U.M.S)
Ayurveda, Kanpur
My aunt diabetes patient prescription that Human mixtard 40IU/ml 40ptsA. M and 30ptsP. M Now we want change to PENFIL...
Basant kusumakar ras 125 mg twice a day gudmar avleh 10 gm twice a day relief in 8-10 days and for complete cure take it for 60 days only.
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Sir. My mother is diabetes patient. She feel very weakness. Please suggest some multivitamin tablets or home remedies to get rid from weakness. Currently we give her ryzodeg insulin and novorapid at afternoon. She is also having depression and insomnia problems.

Dr. Prabhakar Laxman Jathar 93% (18339 ratings)
MBBS, CCEBDM, Diploma in Diabetology, Diploma in Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics, Cetificate Course In Thyroid Disorders Management (CCMTD)
Endocrinologist, Dharwad
Sir. My mother is diabetes patient. She feel very weakness. Please suggest some multivitamin tablets or home remedies...
Mr Amit, Thanks for the query. When blood glucose is not well controlled, (> 180 mg/100 ml), some amount of glucose is lost in the urine. If patient has very high glucose level then more of it is lost, leading to weakness and lethargy, tiredness etc. It is important to achieve a good glucose control with fasting glucose closer to 100 mg, PP 170 to 180 mg & HbA1c% < 7. If these parameters are achieved, invariably there will be hardly any weakness. I am sure she must be already on some vitamin supplements. You may look at giving some protein supplements with treating doctor's consent. Thanks.
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Are the following medicines safe with alcohol? 1) Glucored forte 2) Vobose 0.3 3) Telsartan AM 4) at or save f 5) Tryptomer 25 mg 6) novomix30 flex pen 30 ml 7) seacod 8) liv 52.

Dr. Naresh Mishra 87% (78 ratings)
MA - Psychology
Psychologist, Delhi
Are the following medicines safe with alcohol?
1) Glucored forte
2) Vobose 0.3
3) Telsartan AM
4) at or save f
5) Try...
Medicine ke sath alcohol lene se medicine ka effect kam hoga. Mai suggest karunga medicine ke sath alcohol avoid Karen.
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Can I take eurepa 1 before dinner along with novomix 30 so that the dose of insulin could be reduced. Now I am taking 42u novomix 30 before dinner.

Dr. Sajeev Kumar 91% (38624 ratings)
C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician, Alappuzha
Can I take eurepa 1 before dinner along with novomix 30 so that the dose of insulin could be reduced. Now I am taking...
You can use the medication but need to monitor the blood sugar closely and make sure it is in good control
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Instead of 10 units of human actrapid 40 iu/ml 10 ml I used 10 units of actrapid flex pen 100 iu/ ml 3 ml.

Dr. Sheetal Aversekar 91% (295 ratings)
MBBS, Diploma in Diabetology, Certificate Course in Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (CCGDM), Post Graduate Course in Diabetology
Diabetologist, Mumbai
Instead of 10 units of human actrapid 40 iu/ml 10 ml I used 10 units of actrapid flex pen 100 iu/ ml 3 ml.
only a red capped syringe is to be used when using 40iu/ml bottle. and flex pen should be used directly as it is. 10 units of both are same if used this way.
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I' m daibetic patient type 1 n I' m using insulin novomix30 is it necessary to use it for life time?

Dr. Surbhi Agrawal 92% (19976 ratings)
PDDM, MHA, MBBS
General Physician, Nashik
Yes dear. You will need lifelong insulin therapy. Dr surbhi agrawal Consultant physician and diabetologist
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