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Re: [IP] Humalog vs Novolog



> In a message dated 3/13/02 7:16:27 PM, email @ redacted writes:
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> << Is Insulin a DRUG?? my cde said noway,,  I do not know what to think?  any
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> one??
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> doug?
> 
> 
> Insulin is a hormone and is produced by the pancreas in non-DMers. Everyone
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> has insulin either natural or injected/infused. (~_^) >>
> 
> Yes ok I know that but is humalog or novolog a drug??
> doug:)ow and you forgot inhalable insulin

Insulin is a hormone.  However, Humalog, Novolog and I believe Lantus are not true insulins, so they may well be classified as drugs.

George
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