Medical Dictionary

insulin detemir

noun insulin det·e·mir \ -ˈdet-ə-ˌmir \

medical Definition of insulin detemir

: a long-acting recombinant form of insulin administered by subcutaneous injection in the treatment of type 1 and type 2 diabetes
Note: Insulin detemir is marketed under the trademark Levemir.

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