What does U100 stand for?
U100 stands for units/ml , 100 units/ml
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Posology The potency of insulin analogues, including insulin detemir, is expressed in units, whereas the potency of human insulin is expressed in international units. 1 unit insulin detemir corresponds to 1 international unit of human insulin. Levemir can be used alone as the basal insulin or in combination with bolus insulin. It can also be used in combination with oral antidiabetic medicinal products and/or GLP-1 receptor agonists.
NovoMix 30 Penfill 100 units/ml, NovoMix 30 FlexPen 100 units/ml - Summary of Product Characteristics (SPC) by Novo Nordisk Limited
Each Levemir pen has 300 units, so at 12 units.
Visit the official healthcare professional site for clinical trial information and resources on Lantus® (insulin glargine injection) 100 Units/mL.
Unit for unit, patients started on, or changed to, Toujeo® required a higher dose than patients controlled with Lantus®. When changing from another basal insulin to Toujeo®, patients experienced higher average fasting plasma glucose levels in the first few weeks of therapy until titrated to their individualized fasting plasma glucose targets. Higher doses were required in titrate-to-target studies to achieve glucose control similar to Lantus®.