Yes, for all practical purposes, Semglee is equivalent to Lantus. Unlike generic drugs, which share the exact same chemical composition as their pricier brand-name counterparts, biosimilar products...What is the generic name for insulin?
Generic Name: Insulin Aspart. Drug Class: Antidiabetics, Insulins; Antidiabetics, Rapid-Acting InsulinsWhat does Lantus do for diabetes?
Like other types of insulin, Lantus is used to normalize blood sugar levels. Controlling high blood sugar helps prevent kidney damage, blindness, nerve problems, loss of limbs, and sexual dysfunction. Proper control of diabetes has also been shown to reduce your risk of a heart attack or stroke.