Medical Dictionary

isophane insulin

noun

Medical Definition of isophane insulin

  1. :  a crystalline suspension of insulin, protamine, and zinc in a buffered aqueous solution that is used for injection and has a slow onset and long duration of action—called also insulin isophane, isophane, NPH insulin


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up isophane insulin? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

clearly seen through or understood

Get Word of the Day daily email!