Novorapid FlexTouch prefilled pens 5 x 3ml
What is NovoRapid® used for?
- The treatment of patients with diabetes mellitus who require insulin for the control of hyperglycemia.
How does NovoRapid® work?
NovoRapid® is an insulin analogue used to treat diabetes.
NovoRapid® will start to lower your blood sugar 10-20 minutes after you take it, it has a maximum effect between 1 and 3 hours and the effects last for 3-5 hours. Due to this short action NovoRapid® should normally be taken in combination with intermediate-acting or long-acting insulin preparations.
What are the ingredients in NovoRapid®?
Medicinal ingredients: The active ingredient in NovoRapid® is insulin aspart.
Non-medicinal ingredients: Glycerol; phenol; metacresol; zinc chloride; sodium chloride; disodium phosphate dihydrate; sodium hydroxide; hydrochloric acid and water for injection
NovoRapid® comes in the following doses
- NovoRapid® 10 mL vial
- NovoRapid® FlexTouch® 3 mL prefilled pen
- NovoRapid® Penfill® 3 mL cartridge (designed for use with Novo Nordisk Insulin Delivery Devices)