insulin lispro

noun
insulin lis·​pro | \ -ˈlis-ˌprō How to pronounce insulin lispro (audio) \

Medical Definition of insulin lispro

: a short-acting recombinant form of insulin administered by injection in the treatment of type 1 and type 2 diabetes

Note: Insulin lispro is marketed under the trademark Humalog.

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“Insulin lispro.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/insulin%20lispro. Accessed 11 Jul. 2020.

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