Humalog ® (insulin lispro)

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Which reusable pen can be used for Lilly insulin cartridges?

Lilly recommends using the HumaPen® Savvio™, a Lilly manufactured pen with all Lilly 3 ml insulin cartridges.

Compatibility between HumaPen Savvio & Lilly insulin cartridges



  • HumaPen Savvio is compatible with all Lilly insulin cartridges.1



  • It should be used only with Lilly 3 ml insulin cartridges. No other brands of insulin cartridges should be used with the HumaPen Savvio1



  • Lilly cartridges are only suitable for subcutaneous injection from a Lilly reusable pen.2-9



Recommended needles are the BD-manufactured needles [Becton, Dickinson and Company].1


References


1 HumaPen Savvio [instructions for use]. Eli Lilly Nederland B.V., The Netherlands.

2 Abasaglar [summary of product characteristics]. Eli Lilly Nederland B.V., The Netherlands.

3 Humalog 100 Units/mL [summary of product characteristics]. The Netherlands: Eli Lilly Nederland B.V.

4 Humalog Mix 25 [summary of product characteristics]. The Netherlands: Eli Lilly Nederland B.V.

5 Humalog Mix 50 [summary of product characteristics]. The Netherlands: Eli Lilly Nederland B.V.

6 Humulin I [summary of product characteristics]. Eli Lilly and Company Limited, United Kingdom.

7 Humulin M3 [summary of product characteristics]. Eli Lilly and Company Limited, United Kingdom.

8 Humulin S [summary of product characteristics]. Eli Lilly and Company Limited, United Kingdom.

9 Lyumjev 100 Units/mL [summary of product characteristics]. Eli Lilly Nederland B.V., The Netherlands.



Date of Last Review: 04 December 2020


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