Insulin Regimens for Initiation in T2DM


Dr Jothydev Kesavadev, Kerala    01 February 2018

Insulin provides rest to the b cells, reduces inflammatory markers, is cardioprotective and renoprotective with vasodilatory properties. Choice of an insulin regimen to initiate depends on disease stage, previous therapies, affordability and HbA1c goals. Delaying insulin initiation in type 2 diabetes increases the chances of complications, glucose variability and much higher daily dose of insulin.

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