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Side Effects of Insulin Lispro Protamine/Insulin Lispro

Other Possible Side Effects

Possible side effects of all insulins, including insulin lispro protamine/insulin lispro, include:
 
  • A skin reaction at the site of the injection (such as redness, itching, or a temporary lump)
  • Skin thickening at the site of the injection
  • Skin pitting at the site of the injection.
     

Final Thoughts

You may experience some or none of the side effects listed in this article. Unfortunately, there is no way for your healthcare provider to know beforehand if you will have side effects from a medicine that you have never tried. Therefore, make sure to let your healthcare provider know if you develop any side effects while taking the drug or if something "just does not seem right." While the problem may not be related to the medication, your healthcare provider will be able to diagnose and treat the problem.
 
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Insulin Lispro Protamine/Insulin Lispro

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