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Insulin aspart protamine/insulin aspart is a prescription drug approved for controlling blood sugar in people with type 1 or type 2 diabetes. It contains a rapid-acting insulin and an intermediate-acting insulin. Insulin aspart protamine/insulin aspart, which is given by injection, is usually taken twice a day immediately before the morning and evening meals. Potential side effects include injection site reactions and low blood sugar levels.
- Low blood sugar levels (hypoglycemia)
- A skin reaction at the injection site
- Thickening or pitting of the skin at the injection site.