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Injection guide for Lantus® SoloSTAR® pen for your patients

Give your patients the Lantus® injection tips listed below. For more detailed information, download the complete guide to the Lantus® SoloSTAR® insulin pen. For more on injecting with the Lantus® vial and syringe click here.

  • Lantus® can be administered any time of day
  • Use Lantus® once a day at the same time every day
  • Inject your dose into 1 of the 3 areas shown at right below
  • Rotate areas each time you inject a dose within the area you selected


DOs and DON'Ts

  • Follow the instructions that come with the Lantus® SoloSTAR® pen
  • Use alcohol or soap and water to clean the injection site. The injection site should be dry before injecting
  • Attach a new needle before each use—always
  • Count to 10 after pressing the button
  • Remove the needle from your skin if you dial another dose
  • Rub the injection spot after an injection
  • Inject in the same spot every time
  • Share the Lantus® SoloSTAR® pen with other people, even if the needle has been changed. You may give other people a serious infection, or you could get one from them

A how-to video on using the Lantus® SoloSTAR® pen

An injection guide for healthcare professionals detailing the administration of insulin using the Lantus® SoloSTAR® pen.

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*Eligibility Restrictions

This offer is not valid for prescriptions covered by or submitted for reimbursement under Medicare, Medicaid, VA, DOD, TRICARE, or similar federal or state programs including any state pharmaceutical assistance program. Important to note that if you have an Affordable Care (Health Care Exchange) plan, you may still be qualified to receive and use this savings card. Please note: the Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) Program is not a federal or state government health care program for purposes of the savings program. Void where prohibited by law.

Savings may vary depending on patients' out-of-pocket costs. Upon registration, patients receive all program details. Sanofi US reserves the right to change the maximum cap amount, rescind, revoke, or amend the program without notice.

Offer Terms for Lantus $0 Co-pay Savings Card

For the duration of the program, the Savings Card offers a $0 copay with a maximum savings up to $600 per box for prescriptions covered by private or commercial insurance. This offer is valid for up to 3 boxes per prescription.

Offer Terms for Insulins Valyou Savings Program ($99)

Sanofi insulins included in this program are: LANTUS® (insulin glargine injection) 100 Units/mL, TOUJEO® (insulin glargine injection) 300 Units/mL, ADMELOG® (insulin lispro injection) and APIDRA® (insulin glulisine injection) 100 Units/mL

This offer is not valid for prescriptions covered by commercial / private insurance. Only people without prescription medication insurance can apply for this offer. For the duration of the program, eligible patients will pay $99 for up to 10 vials or packs of pens per fill. Offer is valid for one fill per month. In order for you to pay $99 per month, you must fill all your Sanofi Insulin prescriptions at the same time, together each month. When using the Insulins Valyou Savings Card, prices are guaranteed for 12 consecutive monthly fills. This offer is not valid for the Max SoloStar pen. The Insulins Valyou Savings Program applies to the cost of medication. There are other relevant costs associated with overall treatment.