Navigation Links
Eli Lilly Releases Digital Insulin Pen

Eli Lilly is set on releasing a new line of digital insulin pens for the US market. Currently available in Europe, Huma-Pen Memoir is thought //to help patients manage their insulin dosages and avoid dangerous overdoses.

The injector, which hides a hypodermic needle, was unveiled today at Battelle. It is the newest in a line the lab designed for Eli Lilly, the Indianapolis-based pharmaceutical company.

The device, called the Huma-Pen Memoir, uses insulin cartridges. It will go on sale next week and retail for about $45.

'It allows the user to dial the amount of insulin they need to take. Most people take insulin three or four times a day, depending on when they eat,' said Doug Boyd, who led the Battelle development team.

The HumaPen records the dose, date and time of the past 16 injections. The memory is a safety feature for diabetics.

'Overdosing is life-threatening,' Boyd said.

Directions for Use

  • Put it on your stomach and push the top and hold it for five seconds

  • A fresh half-inch needle should be inserted for each use

  • Replace the cap after the injection

  • The device looks like a fountain pen. The pen is designed to last about three years, containing 115 parts.

    To conclude, the diabetics say that they can see how the memory feature would be helpful for them.

    Source-Bio-Bio Technology
    SRI
    '"/>




    Page: 1

    Related medicine news :

    1. Animal insulin product to be discontinued by drug major Eli Lilly
    2. Did Eli Lilly Turn Wily With Regard to Their Best-selling Schizophrenia Drug?
    3. An International Growth Standard For Childs Releases By WHO
    4. The National Governors Association Releases Guidelines For Outbreak Of Bird Flu
    5. Oracle Corp. to help build worlds first "Digital Hospital"
    6. Digital mammography proves effective
    7. Digital Mammogram For Detection Of Breast Cancer In Women With Dense Breasts
    8. Research into Blindness Cure Goes Digital
    9. Digitalis Could Be Safe In Diastolic Heart Failure
    10. MDCT Compared to Digital Radiography in Orthopedic Patients
    11. Digital ID Chips Implanted in Dogs to Prevent Rabies
    Post Your Comments:
    *Name:
    *Comment:
    *Email:


    (Date:3/30/2017)... ... ... manicurist from Greet, S.C., wants to offer people a new way to care for their ... feet, so I know the importance of proper foot care," he said. "In order to ... , The FOOT-TRAN SYSTEM enables a user to clean and exfoliate the bottoms of his ...
    (Date:3/29/2017)... ... 2017 , ... ARI Network Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARIS) announced today that Rhino ... its network of more than 650 U.S.-based dealers. Rhino, a member of the Alamo ... flail mowers and cutters, rear blades, post hole diggers, pasture renovators, tillers, disc mowers ...
    (Date:3/29/2017)... , ... March 30, 2017 , ... CHARM CITY RUN ... Run has announced that Mercy Medical Center will serve as the official title sponsor ... region. On Sunday, June 25, 2017, thousands of women will walk or run the ...
    (Date:3/29/2017)... Rouge, Louisiana (PRWEB) , ... March 29, 2017 ... ... HeartBoost in three Hours at a Walgreens store in Mississippi. AngioGenesis Labs, makers ... at Walgreens Stores in two southeastern states. Ingredients in HeartBoost, an over the ...
    (Date:3/29/2017)... ... March 29, 2017 , ... ... growing as it continues developing an ANSI-approved, consensus-based American National Standard for ... plans to publish the first ANSI-approved GMP standard for dietary supplements this ...
    Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
    (Date:3/30/2017)... Company, Inc. (NYSE: LCI ) today announced ... against its existing revolving credit facility. ... payment we made earlier this year in January, will ... expense, at current rates" said Arthur Bedrosian , ... and we continue to generate strong cash flows, which ...
    (Date:3/30/2017)... Research and Markets has announced the addition of the ... Type (Hemodialysis, Peritoneal Dialysis), By Product (Device, Consumables, Services), By ... report to their offering. ... The global hemodialysis and peritoneal ... 2025. Home-based dialysis treatment is anticipated ...
    (Date:3/29/2017)... March 29, 2017  Bodycad announced today that ... (FDA) 510(k) clearance for its Bodycad Unicompartmental Knee ... personalized orthopaedic restoration. Bodycad is the first Canadian ... reconstruction implant system. Bodycad,s revolutionary ... restoration of the patient,s unique anatomical features and ...
    Breaking Medicine Technology: