Insulin Start for new IDDM, Pediatric

Starting Dose: 0.3- 0.5 units/kg
Divide this by half, give as Lantus qhs
Divide the remaining half by 3, give as 30 min before meals dose
50% lantus

SS based on BG 30 min before meals: Basically give 0.5-1 unit of insulin if BG >15