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What do I need to know about insulin aspart protamine and insulin aspart?

Insulin aspart protamine and insulin aspart works by lowering blood sugar. As a result, there is some risk of lowering your blood sugar too much. As this medication contains a rapid-acting insulin, low blood sugar is more likely if you do not eat within fifteen minutes after injecting it. You may experience dizziness and shakiness, weakness, hunger, and sweating, among other symptoms. You should be familiar with the symptoms of hypoglycemia and what to do if you experience them.

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