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Insulin degludec (INN/USAN) is an ultralong-acting basal insulin analogue that was developed by Novo Nordisk under the brand name Tresiba. It is administered via subcutaneous injection once daily to help control the blood sugar level of those with diabetes. It has a duration of action that lasts up to 42 hours, making it a once-daily basal insulin, that is one that provides a base insulin level, as opposed to the fast- and short-acting bolus insulins.   Wikipedia

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  • Mechanisms of Action:
  • Multi-specific: No
  • Black Box: No
  • Availability: Prescription Only
  • Delivery Methods: Parenteral
  • Pro Drug: No

Drug Pricing (per unit)

United States

$25.1880 - $177.0467
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Combination drugs

( liraglutide (victoza), insulin degludec (tresiba) - other name: insulin degludec and liraglutide )
(1a-21a),(1b-29b)-insulin (human), 29b-(n6-(n-(15-carboxy-1- oxopentadecyl)-l-gamma- glutamyl)-l-lysine)- | degludec | ins tresiba | insulin aspart / insulin degludec | insulin degludec | insulin degludec / liraglutide | nn1250 | tresiba


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