Toujeo (Insulin Glargine)
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Toujeo (Insulin Glargine)
Toujeo is a long-acting insulin used to help people with diabetes maintain better blood sugar control. It is designed for those with diabetes and can be prescribed as a part of an individualized treatment plan. With its once-daily dosing and steady release of insulin, Toujeo provides a reliable and convenient option for managing diabetes.
Why Choose Toujeo?
- Long-acting insulin for improved blood sugar control
- Suitable for individuals with diabetes
- Once-daily dosing for convenience
- Steady insulin release for consistent blood sugar management
- Available in a pre-filled injection pen (SoloStar)
How to use Toujeo?
Toujeo is administered via subcutaneous injection once daily, at the same time each day. Your healthcare provider will determine the appropriate dosage for you based on your individual needs and response to therapy. It is crucial to follow your healthcare provider’s instructions and to monitor your blood sugar levels regularly to ensure proper management of your diabetes
Important Safety Information about Toujeo
Toujeo is not intended for the treatment of diabetic ketoacidosis. It is essential to work closely with your healthcare provider and follow their recommendations for managing your diabetes, including dietary changes, exercise, and other medications if prescribed. It is important to inform your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, as well as any medical conditions you have, as they may affect your treatment plan.
Fact Table of Ozempic (Semaglutide)
|Fact Category||Fact Details|
|Active Ingredient||Insulin glargine|
|Mechanism of Action||Lowers blood sugar levels by releasing insulin steadily over time|
|Dosage Form||Pre-filled injection pen (SoloStar)|
|Dosing Frequency||Once daily|
|Prescribed For||Improved blood sugar control|
|Usage||Administered at the same time each day, as prescribed by a healthcare provider|
|Monitoring||Regular blood sugar monitoring|
|Contraindications||Not for the treatment of diabetic ketoacidosis|
|Interactions||Inform the healthcare provider about any medications you are taking and any medical conditions|
Common Side Effects of Toujeo
As with any medication, Toujeo may cause side effects. Most people using Toujeo do not experience serious side effects, but it is important to be aware of potential reactions. Side effects can vary from person to person and may include:
- Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar): This is the most common side effect of insulin therapy, including Toujeo. Symptoms may include dizziness, sweating, shakiness, irritability, confusion, headache, blurred vision, or trouble concentrating. Be prepared to treat low blood sugar by carrying glucose tablets, juice, or candy with you.
- Injection site reactions: Some people may experience redness, swelling, itching, or pain at the injection site. This usually resolves on its own after a few days. If it persists or worsens, contact your healthcare provider.
- Weight gain: Insulin therapy may lead to weight gain. Talk to your healthcare provider about ways to manage weight, such as healthy eating and exercise.
- Swelling: Some people may experience swelling in their hands, feet, or ankles. If you notice unusual swelling, contact your healthcare provider.
- Allergic reactions: In rare cases, some people may develop an allergic reaction to Toujeo. Symptoms may include rash, itching, hives, difficulty breathing, or swelling of the face, lips, or throat. If you experience any of these symptoms, seek medical help immediately.
How Can You Buy Toujeo (Insulin Glargine)?
You can order Toujeo using these methods on our website:
- Order Online
- Order by Phone
- Order by Fax
- Order your refills
Visit our How to order page.
How much does Toujeo (Insulin Glargine) cost?
Toujeo – 300U/mL Solution (Shipped from Canada)
- 3 pens costs $160.79
- 5 pens costs $210.79
- 10 pens costs $405.79
- 15 pens costs $594.79
Toujeo DoubleStar – 300U/mL Solution (Shipped from Canada)
- 3 pens costs $240.79
- 6 pens costs $470.79
- 9 pens costs $699.59
Pharmaserve is known for providing competitive pricing on medications like Toujeo, ensuring affordable access to this important treatment option.