There is no standard dosing regimen for Humulin L, as the amount needed for each patient will differ. Physicians will recommend a dosage based on blood sugar levels in the patient's blood at the time of prescription. Dosages should not be changed without consulting a physician, and the medication should be administered exactly as directed.
- It is important to thoroughly wash the hands before mixing Humulin L and keep needles sterile.
- Humulin L is typically injected in the thigh, abdomen, buttock, or back of the upper arm.
- Humulin L is a brand name medication used to control diabetes that is sometimes sold under the generic name insulin zinc.