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Precautions and Warnings With NPH Insulin/Regular Insulin

Who Should Not Take NPH Insulin/Regular Insulin?

You should not take NPH insulin/regular insulin if you:
 
  • Are allergic to NPH insulin, regular insulin, or any of the inactive components used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
     
  • Currently have low blood sugar.
     

Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which NPH insulin/regular insulin should not be taken, as well as several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before starting the medication. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings or precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific NPH insulin/regular insulin precautions and warnings that may apply to you.
 
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