How long can Basaglar be unrefrigerated?
Regarding this, how long is Basaglar good for out of fridge?
Once removed from refrigeration, the Basaglar KwikPen should be discarded within 28 days, even if it has not been opened and even if it still contains insulin.
Also, what happens if insulin is not refrigerated? If you keep it out for long it's going to get spoiled. More clearly, what exactly happens within insulin kept outside is that bacteria starts growing. This bacterial growth will break down the protein (spoil). So, by keeping it cool through refrigerating, it's easier to prevent bacterial growth.
In this regard, how long can insulin be unrefrigerated before it goes bad?
Insulin products contained in vials or cartridges supplied by the manufacturers (opened or unopened) may be left unrefrigerated at a temperature between 59°F and 86°F for up to 28 days and continue to work.
How long does Basaglar last in the body?
insulin glargine (Basaglar), lasts up to 24 hours.