Were you looking for information about Lantus? Lantis is a common misspelling of Lantus.
Lantus® (insulin glargine) is a medication licensed to treat type 1 or type 2 diabetes. This prescription medication is a type of long-acting insulin, and it works by providing a steady amount of insulin throughout the day. It comes in injectable form and is typically taken once a day.
As with any drug, side effects are possible with this medication. Common side effects include low blood sugar levels and reactions at the injection site. However, most people tolerate it well. Prior to taking this medication, let your healthcare provider know if you have liver disease, kidney disease, or any allergies. Also, make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are currently taking, including prescription and non-prescription drugs, vitamins, and supplements.
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