Clarify Which Concentration of Lispro the Patient Is Taking at Home
Insulin lispro U-200 (Humalog U-200 KwikPen) will be a new rapid-acting, mealtime insulin.
It's just a CONCENTRATED version of lispro...but adds to the dizzying array of insulin products available. Both lispro KwikPens are 3 mL prefilled pens of insulin lispro...but U-200 contains 200 units/mL instead of 100 units/mL.
Continue to pay extra attention to insulin orders during transitions of care...to reduce the risk of med errors.