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FlexPen®: Insulin Delivery That Goes With You

Take a closer look at the world's #1-selling prefilled insulin pen*…

NovoLog® Mix 70/30 FlexPen®

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This video shows you how to use your NovoLog® Mix 70/30 FlexPen®.

Prefilled & ready to use in just a few steps

NovoLog® Mix 70/30 FlexPen® (70% insulin aspart protamine suspension and 30% insulin aspart injection, [rDNA origin]) is prefilled with insulin. Once opened, it can be used for up to 14 days without refrigeration if kept at room temperature (below 86°F).‡ FlexPen® is also small enough to fit in your purse or pocket. So take it to the movies, to work, out to dinner, wherever you go. No wonder it's the world's #1-selling prefilled insulin pen!*

A discreet way to take insulin

Follow the instructions that come with your NovoLog® Mix 70/30 FlexPen®. Please also view complete instructions for NovoLog® Mix 70/30 FlexPen® here.

More benefits of NovoLog® 70/30 FlexPen®

Here's more to look forward to if you and your doctor decide that NovoLog® Mix 70/30 FlexPen® is right for you:

  • Large, clear dosing window
  • Accurate and adjustable dose setting
  • The insulin dose scale returns to zero when the dose has been delivered.
  • The insulin pen fits neatly in your purse or pocket
  • No refilling of the pen necessary—simply dispose of the insulin pen when it is empty and start another NovoLog® Mix 70/30 FlexPen®

Needles are sold separately and may require a separate prescription in some states. After each use, dispose of needles in a sharps container or other hard surfaced container approved by your state's health department.

*IMS Health, Inc. IMS MIDAS (12 months ending March 2011)

†Please see patient information for complete Instructions for Use.

‡Once in use, NovoLog® Mix 70/30 FlexPen® must be kept at room temperature (below 86°F) for up to 14 days. Throw away an unrefrigerated disposable NovoLog® Mix 70/30 FlexPen® after 14 days, even if it still contains insulin. Throw away unrefrigerated vials after 28 days, even if they still contain insulin.

Selected Important Safety Information

Who should not use NovoLog® Mix 70/30?

  • Do not use NovoLog® Mix 70/30 if your blood sugar is too low (hypoglycemia) or you are allergic to any of its ingredients.

How should I take NovoLog® Mix 70/30?

  • NovoLog® Mix 70/30 starts acting fast. If you have type 1 diabetes, inject within 15 minutes before you eat a meal. If you have type 2 diabetes, inject within 15 minutes before or after starting your meal.
  • Inject NovoLog® Mix 70/30 under the skin of your stomach area, upper arms, buttocks, or thighs, but never into a vein or muscle.
  • Do not mix NovoLog® Mix 70/30 with other insulin products or use in an insulin pump.
  • Do not change your dose or type of insulin unless you are told to by your health care provider.
  • Do not share needles, insulin pens, or syringes.
  • Check your blood sugar levels as directed by your health care provider.

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