Lantus® (insulin glargine) is a prescription medication that has been approved to treat type 1 or type 2 diabetes. As with any medicine, side effects are possible with Lantus. Some of the common side effects seen with this drug include reactions at the injection site and low blood sugar levels. Prior to taking Lantus, make sure to talk to your healthcare provider about your medical history and any other medicines you are taking, including vitamins and herbal supplements.
(For more information, click Lantus. This eMedTV article offers more detailed information on this medication, including dosing guidelines and potential overdose symptoms. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)