INSULIN GLARGINE (Toujeo® 300units per ml)

Clinical Indication

Diabetes mellitus in adults. First line concentrated insulin of choice in insulin resistant patients requiring large amounts of insulin. Please take extra care in prescribing

Comments

Conditional on prescriber being competent to select appropriate patients.
UKMI – Product Safety Assessment Report
MUST BE PRESCRIBED BY BRAND NAME

Local guidance

TL changed from Simple Amber to Conditional Green July 2017

Date of classification

July 2017

Review date

January 2020

Green CONDITIONAL

Drugs for which GPs are able to take full responsibility for prescribing and monitoring subject to specified conditions e.g. prescribing in line with agreed LMSG guidance or able to demonstrate suitable competence see comments under individual entries.