Insulin degludec, sometimes known as tresiba, is a long-acting type of insulin. This insulin acts slowly and continuously after administration, with effects lasting up to 42 hours. Tresiba’s long half-life makes it an excellent choice for lowering baseline blood sugar levels all day long.
There are two dose strengths for Tresiba: 100 and 200 ui/ml. This product contains 3 ml aliquots of Tresiba injectable solution, which is packed in single-use insulin pens. There are three Tresiba insulin pens each kit.
Tresiba is used to assist stabilise blood glucose levels as part of a treatment regimen for diabetes. individuals with Type 1 diabetes and some individuals with Type 2 diabetes may benefit from insulin therapy. Typically, this insulin needs to be used in conjunction with a fast-acting insulin to assist prevent blood sugar rises after meals. Diabetic ketoacidosis should not be treated with tresiba.