How much insulin is in a InPen cartridge?

It can be used with either insulin aspart or insulin lispro U-100 3.0-mL cartridges and can deliver 0.5–30.0 units of insulin in 0.5-unit increments (4). The pen functions similarly to other insulin pens in terms of insulin capacity, insulin delivery, and ease of use.

How many units is an InPen cartridge?

It works with insulin aspart and insulin lispro U-100 3.0-mL cartridges. It can deliver 0.5–30.0 units in 0.5-unit increments.

What insulin does InPen use?

Important Safety Information: InPenTM Smart Insulin Pen

The pen injector is compatible with Lilly Humalog® U-100 3.0 mL cartridges, Novo Nordisk Novolog® U-100 3.0 mL cartridges, and Novo Nordisk Fiasp® U-100 3.0 mL cartridges and single-use detachable and disposable pen needles (not included).

How do you put an insulin cartridge in an InPen?

Insert the small end of the insulin cartridge into the cartridge holder. 5. Re-attach the cartridge holder by pushing the cartridge holder and InPen body straight together. Screw the InPen body onto the cartridge holder until it clicks and is secure.

Can you use Humalog with InPen?

The InPen is compatible for use with Humalog U-100 (insulin lispro; Eli Lilly) and Novolog (insulin aspart [rDNA origin]; Novo Nordisk) 3.0mL insulin cartridges and single-use detachable and disposable needles in patients aged ≥12 years.

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Does InPen come with insulin?

Are insulin cartridges included with InPen? Cartridges are not included with InPen. You’ll need a separate prescription for cartridges. Cartridges can be ordered from the same pharmacy where you get your other diabetes supplies.

How long is InPen good for?

The first FDA-cleared smart insulin pen system that helps you take the right dose at the right time. Pay as little as $35 per prescribed inPen. Each InPen is reusable for one year.

How does Medtronic InPen work?

It collects insulin dosing data and transmits it to the Companion app that includes a dose calculator to recommend your dosages (like a pump’s built-in bolus calculator) and also calculates and displays real-time active insulin on board (IOB).

What pen does Lantus cartridge use?

AllStar® is a reusable pen for the injection of insulin. AllStar® can only be used with Sanofi 3 mL (300 units) insulin cartridges (U-100) from Sanofi Group.

How do I know if my insulin pen is empty?

Press the injection button. You should see a drop of insulin on the tip of the pen. If you do not see a drop, change the needle and repeat this step. If you do not see a drop after you repeat this step 3 times, use a new pen.

How is insulin sensitivity factor calculated?

For example, if you take 30 units of regular insulin daily, divide 1500 by 30. This equals 50. This means your insulin sensitivity factor is 1:50, or that one unit of regular insulin will lower your blood sugar by about 50 mg/dL.

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Is InPen considered DME?

That’s good news, but the InPen is likely to be covered on most plans as DME (Durable Medical Equipment), leaving most PWDs shouldering between 20% and 50% of the cost, depending on their plan.

Can you share InPen data?

Patients can share their InPen data with you at any time. See when and how much your patients are dosing, and get full visibility into their blood glucose and carb intake. At their next appointment, you can collaborate and identify new ways to achieve their goals.