Levemir® FlexTouch®, the latest in prefilled pen technology from Novo Nordisk

Levemir® FlexTouch® pen features


Experience Levemir® FlexTouch®

  • Low-injection force push button. A built-in spring mechanism requires low force to inject all doses. When your dose is delivered, you should hear or feel a clicka
  • Accurate dosing. Turn the dose selector to select the number of units you need to inject, from 1-80 units. A large and clear dose display shows the units you have selected
    • Levemir® FlexTouch® should be used with caution in patients with visual impairment who may rely on audible clicks to dial their dose
  • Thinnest needle available. The 32G Tip needle is the thinnest needle made by Novo Nordisk,b a leader in diabetes care for more than 90 years
  • More insulin than a vial. One box of Levemir® FlexTouch® contains 5 disposable pens, each prefilled with 300 units of Levemir® for a total of 1500 units of Levemir® insulin. You’ll get 50% more insulin than you get from a vial (1000 units)
  • Insurance coverage. Levemir® FlexTouch® is covered by most health insurance and Medicare plans nationwide

aAfter dose counter has returned to 0, keep needle in skin for 6 seconds before the needle is removed. If you do not, you may not have received your full dose and you should check your blood sugar more often because you may need more insulin. You may or may not hear an audible click at end of dose.
bNeedles are sold separately and may require a prescription in some states. Needles and Levemir® FlexTouch® must not be shared.


Levemir® vial
Levemir® also comes in a vial

If you prefer to take your insulin with a vial and syringe, or if you need to receive your insulin in a vial for insurance reasons, you can still get Levemir®.

How to store Levemir®

Levemir® FlexTouch® and vial unopened
  • Unopened Levemir® should be kept in the refrigerator at a temperature range between 36° and 46°F (2° and 8°C)
  • Do not freeze Levemir® or use if frozen
  • Keep unopened Levemir® in the carton to protect from light
  • Unopened Levemir® can stay in the refrigerator until expiration. See the expiration date on the box
Levemir® FlexTouch® in use
In-use Levemir® FlexTouch®
  • Keep at room temperature, below 86°F (30°C), and not refrigerated for up to 42 days
  • Do not store Levemir® FlexTouch® that you are using in the refrigerator
  • Keep away from direct heat or sunlight
  • Dispose after 42 days, even if there is insulin left in it
  • Do not store Levemir® FlexTouch® with the needle in place
Levemir® vial in use
In-use Levemir® vials
  • Vials must be kept in the refrigerator or at room temperature below 86°F (30°C) for up to 42 days
  • Keep vials away from direct heat or light
  • Throw away an opened vial after 42 days of use, even if there is insulin left in the vial
Get help managing your diabetes
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