prompt insulin zinc suspension

prompt insulin zinc suspension
[USP] a rapid-acting insulin with an approximate time of onset of 1 hour and duration of action of 14 hours, consisting of bovine or porcine insulin modified by the addition of a suitable zinc salt to produce a suspension of amorphous insulin. Administered subcutaneously.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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