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Re: [IP] Insulin

> Bonnie Richardson said:
> >>If Lilly puts such long expiration dates on them, why are they saying they
> are only good for a few months....I just can't figure out about all
> this "bad insulin" people keep having. <<
> I was told by Lilly that the insulin will last until the expiration
> date as long as it is unopened and refrigerated.  Once opened and/or
> unrefrigerated, it's good for 28 days. 

The 28 days is a medical practices issue, really doesn't have 
anything to do with the longevitity of the insulin.

Temperature affects the insulin, but it does so whether it bottle is 
opened or not.
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