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Re: [IP] Novolog vs Humalog

Pat wrote:

>5. The usual explanation for some people having decreased site-life with 
>Humalog is not the absence of buffering but a mild sensitivity that they 
>have to the (non-natural) insulin analog. Humalin and Velsolin are natural 
>insulins (exact same structure as human insulin) and Novolog and Lantus 
>are other analogs (different structures but not natural). People sensitive 
>to one analog may not be sensitive to another.

This last statement is true, since it appears that I am sensitive to the 
Novolog and can't use it.  The Humalog doesn't bother me and gives me 
longer site time than does the Novolog.  YMMV.

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