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Insulin Dosing Rules

John and Albert in Bali Albert and I had to go mountains in the center of the island of Bali for this one. Bali is one of many islands that make up the country of Indonesia.



Insulin Dosing Rules

Insulin Dosing Rules

Starting dose
0.5 to 1 unit / kg / day for Type 2 Diabtes
If they are already on Insulin Start with their current dose
Give long acting and short acting. Divide the short acting evenly for each meal.

Estimated Blood sugar Decrease for Each Unit of Insulin
1700/ total daily insulin for Humalog and Novolog
1500/ total daily insulin for regular insulin

Grams of Carbohydrate Covered by One Unit of Insulin
450/ total daily insulin for Humalog and Novolog
500/ total daily insulin for regular insulin