Table 1.

Intensive Insulin Regimen Without Applying Pattern Management or Sliding-Scale (Supplemental) Therapy

DayBreakfastLunchDinnerBedtime
BG (mg/dl)Insulin (units)BG (mg/dl)BG (mg/dl)Insulin (units)BG (mg/dl)BG (mg/dl)Insulin (units)BG (mg/dl)BG (mg/dl)Insulin (units)BG (mg/dl)
0/612810 LP1408 LP23410 LP24716 N
12 UL
0/714810 LP1358 LP26010 LP22316 N
12 UL
0/813610 LP1488 LP23910 LP19816 N
12 UL
  • Target BG range: 80–140 mg/dl. Values in bold are out of range.

  • Regimen: 10 units LP/12 units UL before breakfast; 8 units LP before lunch; 10 units LP before dinner; and 16 units N at bedtime.

  • BG, blood glucose level; LP, lispro; N, NPH; UL, ultralente.