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Old 06-18-2019, 07:21 PM
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Originally Posted by Ruken View Post
It's human insulin, not modified insulin. Different drug, and less likely to prevent hospitalization/organ damage/death.
I've been managing diabetics for decades, and am an insulin-taking diabetic myself.

NPH and Regular are very good tools for managing diabetes. The ultra-long and ultra-short acting insulins have not been shown to be significantly better for the typical diabetic's health. With usual use, they result in A1C levels about the same as with the older insulins. But those new insulins sure have been marketed like they're truly superior. THAT is a problem.

And yes, the jacking up of the price of insulin ought to be a crime.

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