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Is Lantus safe for long-term use?

Some observational studies suggested that Lantus may lead to an increased risk of cancer; however, more recent research has found no increased risk. Despite this possible link, doctors recommend Lantus for long-term use because the risks of untreated diabetes are more immediate. Ask your doctor and thoroughly research all the risks and benefits of Lantus before taking it.

 

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