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  • DCIN has received this question hundreds of times over the last few years.  Truthfully, Lantus is actually the cheapest insulin per unit of insulin; the problem lies in the upfront costs.  So this article will discuss ways to reduce the upfront cost of Lantus or Levemir. Let’s talk about Lantus.  Lantus is an insulin that was designed for once-per-day use in humans.  It turns out that Lantus, when dosed twice per day, is excellent at controlling feline diabetes and getting cats into [...]

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    This page is a work in progress! We will be adding more articles soon. Obtaining supplies less expensively: How do I get Lantus (or Basaglar or Levemir) Less Expensively? Buying Insulin from Craigslist Managing feline diabetes:  Blood Sugar Testing In the meantime, we recommend the Feline Diabetes Message Board if your cat has been prescribed Lantus or Levemir insulin, and the Diabetic Cat Help or Diabetic Cat International forums if your cat has been prescribed any other insulin [...]

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