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Re: [IP] novolog



I don't thinks aspirin is even FDA approved..seriously!!  I think I remember
hearing that from our doctor!!
----- Original Message -----
From: "Andrew Bender (spot)" <email @ redacted>
To: "email @ redacted" <email @ redacted>
Sent: Tuesday, June 18, 2002 10:54 PM
Subject: [IP] novolog


> I can correct quicker. My doc wants me to stay on the Novolog, but my
> insurance doesn't cover it, so I keep hitting him up for samples.  The
only
> reason my ins. company doesn't approve it is because it is not FDA
approved,
> but more doctors recommend it for pump use because of it's quick acting
> properties.
>
> Novolog is the only fast insulin analog approved by the FDA. It is more
> expensive therein lies the tale. Your doc can order anything he feels
> necessary for your care, FDA approved or not. Humulog is not FDA approved.
> Botox is not approved for tension headaches but works. Neurontin was not
> approved for cancer pain but works. Ortho K lenses are not approved for
> myopia but are prescibed and work.
>
> A. L. Bender, M. D.
> email @ redacted
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