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Re: [IP] Novolog - Cold or Room Temp?

> In a message dated 2/11/02 4:21:15 PM Central Standard Time, 
> email @ redacted writes:
> > Being opened only effect whether or not the insulin will remain 
> > sterile in the bottle. It does not age any faster or slower because 
> > you open it.
> > 
> Why do reps tell you to throw the bottle away after being open for
> 28 days? At least that is what I have been told with Humalog. Julie

The guidelines for sterility for an open injectable is a month. That 
does not mean anything in particular is wrong with it, that's just 
what the have to say. It's the same thing with site changes. The 
recommended time is every 2 days :-)

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