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Injection guide for Lantus® SoloSTAR® pen for your patients

Give your patients the Lantus® injection tips.1 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'Ts1

  • 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
  • Take 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.

Injecting Lantus® (insulin glargine) with the SoloSTAR® Pen

Show your patients how to use the Lantus® SoloSTAR® pen.


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