Restrictions apply. What is Lantus ® (insulin glargine injection) 100 Units/mL? Prescription Lantus is a long-acting insulin used to treat adults with type 2 diabetes and adults and pediatric patients (children 6 years and older) with type 1 diabetes for the control of high blood sugar.Can other insulins be administered instead of Lantus?
Medication errors have been reported in which other insulins, particularly rapid-acting insulins, have been accidentally administered instead of LANTUS [see Patient Counseling Information (17)] To avoid medication errors between LANTUS and other insulins, patients should be instructed to always verify the insulin label before each injection. 7Is Lantus (insulin glargine) a registered trademark of Sanofi-Aventis?
The brands listed are the registered trademarks of their respective owners and are not trademarks of sanofi-aventis U.S. LLC Reference ID: 4430734 6 Title label Author fda/cder Subject Lantus (insulin glargine injection) Keywords Lantus (insulin glargine injection) Created DateWhat is the USAN code for Lantus?
Proprietary: Lantus® Established USAN (1999): insulin glargine [rDNA origin]. Code: HOE901 and HOE 71GT. INDICATION: Pediatric and adult patients with Type 1 diabetes mellitus; Adult patients with Type 2 diabetes mellitus who require basal (long-acting) insulin for the control of hyperglycemia.