TweetAnyone ever heard or have this handy when running slin.?
This is some of the info I found on it.
glucagon pen. Injectable glucagon is a hormone, normally produced in the pancreas, which has effects opposite to those of insulin. It is commonly used to treat hypoglycemia or low blood sugar. It may also be used to relax parts of the gastrointestinal tract for certain examinations. It is not a controlled substance. In the event of the onset of hypoglycemia, this emergency injection will pull your blood sugar back up. If you are using insulin, you should have one of these pens with you at all times.
GlucaGen has the generic name glucagons. Relaxation of the smooth muscle of the stomach, duodenum, small bowel, and colon are some of the extra hepatic effects of GlucaGen.
GlucaGen is used in treating severe hypoglycemic reactions. This disorder may occur in patients who are taking insulin as a treatment for diabetes. GlucaGen could also be used in other purposes not mentioned here.
GlucaGen belongs to the FDA pregnancy category B. It is not known whether GlucaGen could cause harm to an unborn baby. Talk to your doctor if you experience or if you have allergic reactions such as general rash, rare cases of anaphylactic shock together with difficulty in breathing, and hypotension. Talk to your doctor first before taking GlucaGen if you are pregnant or could be pregnant during the treatment. It is not known whether GlucaGen passes into breast milk. Talk to your doctor first before taking GlucaGen if you are breast-feeding a baby. GlucaGen may also cause harm in some conditions not mentioned here. Ask your doctor about the conditions in which taking GlucaGen could cause harm.
GlucaGen Intake Guidelines
Follow the exact direction given to you by your doctor in taking GlucaGen to get the most benefits. In case you did not understand the instructions, do not hesitate to ask your doctor, nurse or, pharmacist to explain them to you. It is important to be very careful in administering GlucaGen to patients who have pheochromocytoma of insulinoma, fasting, starvation, adrenal insufficiency, chronic hypoglycemia, diabetes and those who are old and has a cardiac disease. It is advisable for the family members of the patients to know the symptoms of mild hypoglycemia and the methods of treating it to prevent severe hypoglycemia. Inform your doctor or physicians if reactions of hypoglycemia occur.
You may obtain the dose of GlucaGen from your doctor. Follow the exact dose of GlucaGen given to you by your doctor to get the most benefit. Do not change the dose given to you unless told by your doctor to do so. The dose will vary from person to person. The dose may depend on the strength of the medicine and the condition of the patient.
An overdose with GlucaGen is not likely to happen. However, if you suspect an overdose of GlucaGen, look for emergency medical attention or contact your doctor immediately. Some of the symptoms of overdose with GlucaGen are nausea, vomiting, inhibition of GI tract motility, increase in blood pressure and pulse rate.
GlucaGen Missed Dose
In case you miss a dose of GlucaGen, contact your doctor immediately and ask him for instructions. Avoid taking a double dose of GlucaGen unless told by your doctor to do so.
GlucaGen Side Effects
You may experience some side effects during the treatment with GlucaGen. Some of the side effects of GlucaGen are nausea, vomiting, increase in blood pressure, and increase in pulse rate. Some side effects not mentioned here may also occur. Look for emergency medical attention or contact your doctor immediately if you experience any of the said side effects. Talk to your doctor if you experience any unusual or bothersome side effects.
GlucaGen Drug Reactions
Other drugs taken together with GlucaGen may cause undesirable effects. Ask your doctor about the drugs that could affect or interact with GlucaGen. Talk to your doctor first before taking any other prescriptions or over-the-counter medicines such as vitamins, minerals, and herbal products. Also, inform your doctor if you are taking drugs other than those mentioned here.
Tweethad some but never used them. They also come in little packs you tear open and lick the crap out. Its kind of a last resort when your becoming or in a state of hypo.
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