Why LANTUS* (Insulin glargine recombinant ) is Prescribed for Patients

Patient opinion of LANTUS: satisfied (average rating score: 3.25)

(based on 59 reviews )

Top 10 Reasons for taking LANTUS
(reported on Ask a Patient)

  Reason # of Ask a Patient Reviews
1Diabetes mellitus*10

*Also included as reason for taking drug in FDA Adverse Events summary.

Top 20 Side Effects of LANTUS
(reported on Ask a Patient)

  Side Effect # of Ask a Patient Reviews
1Burning sensation14
2Weight increased12
3Abdominal distension6
4Constipation6
5Muscle spasms5
6Arthralgia5
7Hunger5
8Somnolence5
9Depression4
10Pruritus4
11Pain4
12Anxiety3
13Flatulence3
14Oedema3
15Hypoglycaemia*3
16Alopecia3
17Dizziness3
18Injection site erythema2
19Blood glucose decreased*2
20Back pain2

*Important! This side effect is also associated with Adverse Event Reports (serious reaction); Also see charts in FDA Adverse Events summary.

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Level of Satisfaction with LANTUS

Total Reviews: 59 (Average Rating: 3.25)

Ask a Patient Number of Reviews by Age

Total Reviews: 59*

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* Reviews for drugs with the same active ingredients have been aggregated in this analysis: Insulin glargine recombinant (Toujeo solostar, Lantus, Lantus solostar)

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