Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome. The findings, based on data from 121 older adults, showed that there were no significant differences in the number of hypoglycemia episodes, adherence to insulin medication and impact on quality of life between those who received insulin with pen or with syringe."/> Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome. The findings, based on data from 121 older adults, showed that there were no significant differences in the number of hypoglycemia episodes, adherence to insulin medication and impact on quality of life between those who received insulin with pen or with syringe."/> Pen vs. syringe for insulin in older T2D patients

Pen vs. syringe for insulin in older T2D patients

2021-07-21

Older adults with type 2 diabetes who administered insulin with a pen had a greater reduction in A1C after 24 weeks, compared with those who administered insulin with a syringe, according to a study in Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome. The findings, based on data from 121 older adults, showed that there were no significant differences in the number of hypoglycemia episodes, adherence to insulin medication and impact on quality of life between those who received insulin with pen or with syringe.

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