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Actrapid HM is a hormone produced in the pancreas, prescribed for type 1 diabetes. It is also used for type 2 diabetes. 

Drug information on Actrapid HM (Insulin) from Piramal Healthcare

Actrapid HM

Piramal Healthcare
Generic : Insulin
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Medical Condition(s) for which Actrapid HM may be prescribed

Side effects of Actrapid HM

Decrease in sugar level, insulin resistance and blurred vision.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Dose is based on patient’s condition, age and response to this medication.

How to use Actrapid HM?

It comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the vein, large muscle or under the skin.

When is Actrapid HM not to be taken? (Contraindications)


Warnings and Precautions for Actrapid HM

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of nerve damage caused by diabetes, adrenal, pituitary gland, thyroid, liver or kidney diseases, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• Do not reuse needles, syringes or other materials.

Other Precautions for Actrapid HM

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Actrapid HM

Store it in the refrigerator and do not freeze it.

Schedule : H  Prescription drugs - Drugs to be sold only under the prescription of a Registered Medical Practitioner.

Disclaimer : The Price of the drugs indicated above may not match the actual price at which they are sold. Prices can change depending on many factors, including GST. These are only approximate indicative prices of the drug.
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