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What should I know about Lantus Solostar before taking it?

 If you use Lantus Solostar (insulin glargine) to treat diabetes, you need to be careful not to let your blood sugar get too low or too high. Test your blood sugar and talk to your doctor about how to correct it if necessary. Follow the exercise, diet, and other treatment guidelines your doctor recommends.

Talk to your doctor if you have kidney or liver disease, or if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. You should not use the Lantus Solostar pen if you are allergic to insulin glargine.

Also, make sure to take Lantus Solostar properly. Never dilute the medication or mix it with any other substance, including other insulins. Do not share your Lantus Solostar injection pen with anyone else, as this can transmit diseases.

 

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