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Vetsulin (porcine insulin zinc suspension) is indicated for the reduction of hyperglycemia in cats and dogs with diabetes mellitus. It also helps reduce the associated clinical signs of hyperglycemia in cats and dogs. Vetsulin is a sterile aqueous zinc suspension of purified porcine insulin that is injectable.
Possible Side Effects
The most common insulin-related side effect is low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) with symptoms that include; lethargy, staggering gait, seizure or coma. Contact your veterinarian immediately if your pet has a medical problem or side effect from Vetsulin therapy. Other side effects may occur. Talk to your veterinarian about any side effect that seems unusual or bothersome to your pet.
Use as directed by your veterinarian. Use with the VetPen injection pen, which enables accurate dosing. Follow dosing instructions exactly as given by your veterinarian. Shake the vial thoroughly to a milky, uniform suspension. Make sure all clumps or particles are completely dissolved, and foam formed during shaking has dispersed, before using. Vetsulin should be given with or right after a meal.
Store in an upright position under refrigeration at 36° - 46°F. Do not freeze. Protect from light. The loaded VetPen can be stored on its side.
Prescription items are NON-RETURNABLE and NON-REFUNDABLE.