Have you considered switching to Lantus (insulin glargine)?
I already switched to Lantus
Yes, I'm considering switching
No, I'm not going to switch
I already switched from the pump to injections with Lantus
Yes, I'm considering switching from the pump to Lantus
No, I'm sticking with the pump
I don't use insulin
Lantus is not yet available in my country
Have you considered switching to Lantus (insulin glargine)?Poll dates: August 5 - 12, 2001
Total Votes: 577
Lantus® (insulin glargine) is a new, very long acting insulin. It has a remarkably flat action profile that lasts 24 hours, making it an excellent basal insulin. Of injection users who know about Lantus, over one-third have already switched their basal insulin to Lantus, and another 39% are considering it. Interest among pump users is considerably less, with 95% of pump users planning to stick with insulin pump therapy. One third of all people who responded were unfamiliar with Lantus, however.
226 injection, 145 pump, 371 total
Injection 34% 39% 27% Pump 1% 3% 95% Overall 20% 25% 54%
New insulins like Lantus and Humalog offer new choices for people with diabetes who use insulin. Plus, there are even more new insulins on the horizon. If you're unfamiliar with these new insulins, ask your diabetes team about them.
Last Updated: Wednesday March 16, 2005 16:36:56
This Internet site provides information of a general nature and is designed for educational purposes only. If you have any concerns about your own health or the health of your child, you should always consult with a physician or other health care professional.
This site is published by T-1 Today, Inc. (d/b/a Children with Diabetes), a 501c3 not-for-profit organization, which is responsible for its contents. Our mission is to provide education and support to families living with type 1 diabetes.
© Children with Diabetes, Inc. 1995-2016. Comments and Feedback.