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NovoLog Mix 50/50

Potential Side Effects

As with any medicine, side effects are possible with NovoLog Mix 50/50. However, not everyone who uses the medication will experience side effects. In fact, most people tolerate it quite well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or are easily treated by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
 
Possible side effects of NovoLog Mix 50/50 (as well as all other forms of insulin) include, but are not limited to:
 
  • Low blood sugar levels (hypoglycemia)
  • A skin reaction at the injection site
  • Thickening or pitting of the skin at the injection site.
     
(Click NovoLog Mix 50/50 Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)
 

Drug Interactions

NovoLog Mix 50/50 can potentially interact with a number of other medicines (see NovoLog Mix 50/50 Drug Interactions).
 

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider Before Using NovoLog Mix 50/50?

Talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking this medication if you have:
 
  • Liver disease, such as liver failure, cirrhosis, or hepatitis
  • Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
  • Any allergies, including allergies to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
     
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
(Click NovoLog Mix 50/50 Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
 
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