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NON-DIABETIC HbA1c < 6.0FPG < 100
PRE-DIABETES HbA1c = 6.0-6.4FPG = 100-125
DIABETES HbA1c >6.5FPG > 125
insulin Lispro (humalog) is a: rapid acting
insulin aspart (novolog) is: rapid acting
insulin glulisine (apidra) is rapid acting
regular insulin (humulin R) is short acting
rapid acting can be given: SC, but not IV
short acting can be given: IV bolus/infusion, IM
NPH is intermediate acting
Glargine (lantus) is Long acting
detemir (levemir) is Long acting
Long acting is referred to as basal insulin

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