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Are there any risks in using Novolog Flexpen?

Novolog Flexpen can cause hypoglycemia, or low blood sugar, if you do not eat within 5 to 10 minutes of use. Hypoglycemia can be life-threatening. Novolog Flexpen is considered safe for use during pregnancy and breastfeeding, but you should still talk to your doctor about using Novolog Flexpen if you plan on becoming pregnant or are breastfeeding.

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