FAQs ABOUT APIDRA SOLOSTAR 100IU PEN(DISPO)
What is the onset of action for APIDRA SOLOSTAR 100IU PEN(DISPO)?
It has a rapid onset of action (within 10-20 minutes) and so, it can be taken within 15 minutes before or after a meal.
What are the side effects of APIDRA SOLOSTAR 100IU PEN(DISPO)?
It is generally well tolerated and does not cause any side effects. However, it may cause application site reactions like redness, itching or swelling in some individuals. Contact your doctor if this bothers you.
Why we should not repeatedly inject APIDRA SOLOSTAR 100IU PEN(DISPO) at the same site?
It is not advised to inject at same site, because it may create a lumpy area under your skin. Always try to inject the medicine by rotating to its adjacent areas apart from previous sites to prevent skin changes such as lumps under the skin.
Can APIDRA SOLOSTAR 100IU PEN(DISPO) be mixed with other insulins?
No. It comes as a pre-filled pen and cannot be mixed with other insulins. Also, concomitant usage of other insulins or oral anti-diabetic medicines should be used under medical supervision.