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What is Humalog Mix 50-50 (insulin lispro/insulin lispro protamine)?

Humalog Mix 50-50 (insulin lispro/insulin lispro protamine) is used to help treat diabetes. It contains both fast-acting and longer-acting insulin, which helps the body to use sugar better. This in turn reduces the amount of blood glucose. Humalog Mix 50-50 is available either as a traditional injection or in an injection pen form.

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