Endocrine System

Insulin Initial Dose Calculation For Type Two Diabetes Mellitus

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This is not a prescription. Using medicines without the guidance of a licensed provider  can be lethal.


Calculation For  Type Two Diabetes Mellitus  (T2DM)
4 units or
0.1 unit/kg or
10% of the basal insulin dose.



This is calculation only, not the one time administration recommendation. Dividing and administring doses is a separate discussion.


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