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  • 1.  U500 conversion chart

    Posted 10-10-2020 12:50
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    Conversion Information for Humulin R U-500 Insulin Dose When Using a U-100 Insulin Syringe or a Tuberculin Syringe



    Divide dose (actual Humulin RU- 500 units) by 5

    Divide prescribed Dose (actual units) by 5 = Unit markings in a U-100 insulin syringe.

    Tuberculin syringe

    Divide prescribed Dose (actual units) by 500 = Volume (mL) in a tuberculin syringe



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    Nuzhat Chalisa MD,FACE
    Endocrinology Consultant
    Director Diabetes Education
    Morris Hospital & health care center
    Communications Director ADA'S clinical centers and programs leadership team
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