Things to know about Insulin Injection Usage.

Do not mix different types of insulin, unless prescribed by the doctor.

Insulin must be stored as directed. Exposure to heat or light can damage the solution.

Be consistent and use it at the same time of the day every day.

Monitor your sugar levels as these records are important to determine the optimum insulin dose.

Calculate your insulin dose accurately and regularly

Mistakes in these calculations like overestimating the calories or carbohydrates can lead to hypoglycemia.

Underestimating your insulin dose can lead to hyperglycemia (high blood sugar).