What is insulin aspart protamine and insulin aspart?

Insulin aspart protamine and insulin aspart is a combination of rapid-acting and intermediate-acting insulins and is sold under the brand name Novolog Mix 70/30. It is used by people with diabetes to regulate blood glucose levels as an injection medication. In diabetes, the body does not make enough insulin, a chemical needed to maintain normal blood sugar levels. Without adequate insulin, blood sugar can become dangerously high. Insulin aspart protamine and insulin aspart lowers blood sugar in those who have diabetes.

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