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From Mount Prospect, Illinois, USA:

Is Lantus safe for use in pregnancy? The prescribing information is very vague. Have there been any problems reported by pregnant women in Europe?


I am not aware of any research or reports of the use of Lantus (insulin glargine) during pregnancy so I cannot give you a good answer. If you are currently using Lantus, you may want to switch to one of the other long acting insulins (NPH or Ultralente) temporarily.


Original posting 27 Jun 2001
Posted to Family Planning and Insulin Analogs


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