Insulin Pen Devices

INSULIN PEN DEVICES
Insulin Pen Insulin
Compatibility
Pen Needle
Compat-
ability
Prefilled
(dispos-
able
single
use)
Replace-
able
Car-
tridges
(reus-
able)
Unit
Dose
Range
(in 
Units)
Unit
Measure-
ment
Incre-
ment
(in Units)
Notes
Apidra SoloSTAR Contains 3mL (300 U) of insulin glulisine BD Ultra-Fine pen needles   1–80 1 • Dose cannot be dialed past the number of units remaining in the pen
Autopen Classic For use with 3mL insulin cartridges by Eli Lilly Compatible with most pen needles   Model AN3810: 1–21 1 • Side release button for insulin delivery
Model AN3800: 2–42 2
Humalog KwikPen Contains 3mL (300 U) of insulin lispro BD pen needles   1–60 1 • Magnified dosing window
• Audible dosing clicks
• Dose can be adjusted backward and forward without wasting insulin
Humalog Mix50/50 KwikPen Contains 3mL (300 U) of 50% insulin lispro protamine suspension and 50% insulin lispro  
Humalog Mix75/25 KwikPen Contains 3mL (300 U) of 75% insulin lispro protamine suspension and 25% insulin lispro  
HumaPen Luxura HD 3mL Humalog insulin cartridges by Lilly BD pen needles   0.5–30 0.5 • Dose can be adjusted backward and forward without wasting insulin
Humulin N Pen Contains 3mL (300 U) of NPH human insulin isophane suspension BD pen needles   1–60 1 • Magnified dosing window
• Audible dosing clicks
• Dose can be adjusted backward and forward without wasting insulin
Humulin 70/30 Pen Contains 3mL (300 U) of 70% human insulin isophane suspension and 30% human insulin  
Lantus SoloSTAR Contains 3mL (300 U) of insulin glargine BD Ultra-Fine pen needles   1–80 1 • Dose cannot be dialed past the number of units remaining in the pen
Levemir FlexTouch Contains 3mL (300 U) of insulin detemir NovoTwist, NovoFine   1–80 1 • No push-button extension
• End of dose clicks
NovoLog FlexPen Contains 3mL (300 U) of insulin aspart NovoFine 30 or 32G Tip pen needles   1–60 1 • Large dialing window
• Audible dosing clicks
• Dose can be adjusted backward and forward without wasting insulin
NovoLog Mix 70/30 FlexPen Contains 3mL (300 U) of 70% insulin aspart protamine suspension and 30% insulin aspart  
NovoPen Echo Contains 3mL (300 U) of insulin aspart NovoTwist or NovoFine needles   0.5–30 0.5 • Half‑unit dosing allowed
• Records dose and time of last inj
• End of dose click
Toujeo SoloStar Contains 1.5mL (450 U) of insulin glargine BD Ultra-Fine pen needles   1–80 1 • Dose counter displays number of units to be injected

(Rev. 5/2015)

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