Insulin Syringe U-500

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Syringe,Insul U-500,Ndl,0.5ml

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What is Insulin Syringe U-500

Insulin Syringe U-500 is a medical device used for insulin injection, specifically for U-500 insulin. It is designed to help individuals with diabetes who require high-concentration insulin manage their blood sugar levels. While Insulin Syringe U-500 is a valuable tool for diabetes management, it does not provide a cure for diabetes. To achieve the best results and minimize potential complications, use it as directed by your healthcare provider. Regular monitoring of blood sugar levels and adherence to a diabetes management plan are important aspects of diabetes care. This summary offers an overview and may not encompass all available information about the product. It does not guarantee the product's safety, effectiveness, or suitability for your specific situation. Consult your healthcare professional for comprehensive information and individualized recommendations.

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Common Questions About Insulin Syringe U-500

Yes, Insulin Syringe U-500 is covered by Medicare.

In 2021, the average cost per dose of Insulin Syringe U-500 was $0.33.

The average dose of Insulin Syringe U-500 received per year is 892,153 units

2,290 Medicare beneficiaries received Insulin Syringe U-500 in 2021, which was a -0.08% from 2020

There were 7,012 claims made by Medicare beneficiaries, which is a -0.09% from 2020

The average spending amount per claim in 2021 was $47.71

The average Medicare spending per beneficiary amount for Insulin Syringe U-500 was $146.09

Bd Diabetes received $334,549.56

The total amount spent on Insulin Syringe U-500 by Medicare is $334,549.56

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