NovoLog® Mix 70/30 Storage

Home or Away, NovoLog® Mix 70/30 Goes With You

NovoLog® lasts up to 14 days without refrigeration after first use, so it can be taken almost anywhere.

Once in use, NovoLog® Mix 70/30 FlexPen® must be kept at room temperature below 86°F for up to 14 days.

Here is a quick guide to NovoLog® Mix 70/30 storage:

Not in use (unopened) Room temperature: below 86°F Not in use (unopened) Refrigerated In use (opened) Room temperature: below 86°F
10-mL vial 28 days Until expiration date 28 days (can be kept refrigerated or at room temperature)
3-mL NovoLog® Mix 70/30 FlexPen® 14 days Until expiration date 14 days (do not refrigerate)

NovoLog® Mix 70/30 Storage Do’s and Don’ts

Do’s: Don’ts:
Do store unused NovoLog® Mix 70/30 in a refrigerator between 36° to 46°F (2° and 8°C) Don't store NovoLog® Mix 70/30 in the freezer or directly adjacent to the refrigerator cooling element

Don't freeze NovoLog® Mix 70/30 or use NovoLog® Mix 70/30 if it has been frozen

Don't draw NovoLog® Mix 70/30 into a syringe and store for later use

Do keep vials at temperatures below 86°F (30°C) for up to 28 days after initial use. Opened vials may be refrigerated

Do use unpunctured vials until the expiration date printed on the label if they are stored in a refrigerator

Do keep unused vials in the carton so they will stay clean and protected from light

Don't expose vials to excessive heat or light
Do keep NovoLog® Mix 70/30 FlexPen® at room temperatures below 86°F (30°C) for up to 14 days once it is punctured Don't store in use NovoLog® Mix 70/30 FlexPen® in the refrigerator
Do keep NovoLog® Mix 70/30 FlexPen® away from direct heat and sunlight Don't expose NovoLog® Mix 70/30 FlexPen® to excessive heat or sunlight
Do use unpunctured NovoLog® Mix 70/30 FlexPen® until the expiration date printed on the label if they are stored in a refrigerator
Do keep unused NovoLog® Mix 70/30 FlexPen® in the carton so they will stay clean and protected from light
Do always remove the needle after each injection and store NovoLog® Mix 70/30 FlexPen® without a needle attached Don’t keep the needle on the device after the injection. This could cause contamination and/or infection, or leakage of insulin, and may interfere with accurate dosing
Do always use a new needle for each injection to prevent contamination Do not reuse or share your needles with other people. You may give other people a serious infection, or get a serious infection from them
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