Lyumjev ® ▼ (insulin lispro)

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What excipients does Lyumjev® ▼ (insulin lispro) contain?

Lyumjev contains inactive ingredients as listed below. It is contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to the active substance or to any of the excipients.


List of excipients

Lyumjev 100 units/ml and Lyumjev 200 units/ml contain:1 

  • Glycerol
  • Magnesium chloride hexahydrate
  • Metacresol
  • Sodium citrate dihydrate
  • Treprostinil sodium
  • Zinc oxide
  • Water for injections
  • Hydrochloric acid and sodium hydroxide (for pH adjustment)


1Lyumjev [summary of product characteristics]. Eli Lilly Nederland B.V., The Netherlands.

This medicinal product is subject to additional monitoring. This will allow quick identification of new safety information. Healthcare professionals are asked to report any suspected adverse reactions.

Date of Last Review: 30 January 2022

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