I have a 4 year old daughter that was just switched to Humalog® [Lispro Insulin] from Regular insulin (she also takes Ultralente) for her evening
(5:00 pm)injection. We have read that it has not been approved for children under 12. Is it safe to use on a 4 year old? She was having highs at bedtime with the Regular.
I think it's safe in a youngster this age, if used under the care of an experienced pediatric endocrinologist.
Original posting 21 Nov 96
Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:08:52
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