Humalog ® (insulin lispro)

This information is intended for UK registered healthcare professionals only as a scientific exchange in response to your search for information. Please refer to the link for full prescribing information: Humalog Summary of Product Characteristics (SmPC)

Humalog 100 Units/ml (insulin lispro): Special precautions for storage

Storage differs between vial, cartridge and prefilled pens.

Shelf life

Before use

3 years.

After first use / after cartridge insertion

28 days.

Special precautions for storage

Do not freeze. Do not expose to excessive heat or direct sunlight.

Before use

Store in a refrigerator (2°C - 8°C).

After first use / after cartridge insertion

Vial

Store in a refrigerator (2°C - 8°C) or below 30°C.

Cartridge

Store below 30°C. Do not refrigerate. The pen with the inserted cartridge should not be stored with the needle attached.

KwikPen, Junior KwikPen and Tempo Pen

Store below 30°C. Do not refrigerate. The pre-filled pen should not be stored with the needle attached.

Reference

Humalog 100 Units/ml [Summary of Product Characteristics]. Utrecht, The Netherlands: Eli Lilly Nederland B.V.

Date of Last Review: August 28, 2020

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