Protaphane

Protaphane

A brand name for a form of INSULIN.
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There was no significant improvement in the number of additional patients who received metformin, gliclazide, glibenclamide, protaphane or actraphane in the intervention group and no significant increase in the mean dose of these medications.
Her GP reviewed these a few days later, and prescribed a daily dose of protaphane insulin to stabilise her BGL.
Her diabetes was being controlled by protaphane insulin, adjusted weekly.
Examples are Protaphane (Novo Nordisk, Baulkham Hills, NSW) and Humulin NPH (Eli Lilly, West Ryde, NSW).