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Levemir® FlexPen®

> Can be used by children as young as 2 years old with type 1 diabetes
> Is Pregnancy Category B
> Can be used in combination with a GLP-1 therapy and diabetes pill

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Levemir® Videos

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How Levemir® (insulin detemir [rDNA origin] injection) Works
An animation that shows the science behind how Levemir® (insulin detemir [rDNA origin] injection) works.

How to inject with Levemir® FlexPen®

A how-to video that shows how to inject insulin using the Levemir® FlexPen®.

What is basal-bolus therapy?

A long-acting insulin analog, like Levemir® (insulin detemir [rDNA origin] injection), can be taken along with a fast-acting insulin for better blood sugar control.

What is diabetes?

An animation that shows how diabetes affects the body.

Patient Testimonial 1 – Angela M.

A patient with type 2 diabetes
Preschool Teacher
Age 48 | Leesburg, GA

Patient Testimonial 2 – Diana D.

A patient with type 2 diabetes
Age 62 | Port Charlotte, FL

Patient Testimonial 3 – Jose A.

A patient with type 2 diabetes
Airport Operations Manager
Age 51 | Orlando, FL

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Selected Important Safety Information

What are the possible side effects of Levemir®?

• Low blood sugar (hypoglycemia), including when too much is taken. Some symptoms include sweating, shakiness, confusion, and headache. Severe low blood sugar can cause unconsciousness, seizures, and death.

• Other side effects include injection site reactions (like redness, swelling, and itching), skin thickening or pits at the injection site, if taken with thiazolidinediones (TZDs) possible heart failure, and weight gain.

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