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Were you looking for information about Levemir? Levamir is a common misspelling of Levemir.
Levemir® (insulin detemir) is a medication licensed to treat both type 1 and type 2 diabetes. This prescription drug is a long-acting insulin medication. It works by providing a steady level of insulin throughout the day to help control blood sugar levels.
The product comes in injectable form and can be used once or twice a day. Before using it, make sure your healthcare provider is aware of any other medical conditions you have and any other medications you are taking, including vitamins. Most people tolerate the drug well, but side effects may occur. Possible side effects include low blood potassium levels, low blood sugar, and skin reactions at the injection site.
(For more information, click Levemir. This article offers an overview of how the drug works, dosing guidelines, and general precautions. You can also click on any of the links in the box to the right for more specific information.)
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