If you’re struggling with blood sugar control at mealtime, it’s time to consider a different option.
Answer a few questions and get a customized discussion guide to bring to your appointment to help your healthcare provider determine if Afrezza® is right for you.
Disclaimer: This quiz is not intended to provide product information, or for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions. For medical advice, talk to your healthcare provider.
It’s helpful to know:
A discussion with your doctor:
Make sure you:
Our Patient Support Guides can help you develop questions for your healthcare provider to make sure you get the most out of your appointment.
MONDAY-FRIDAY, 8 AM-8 PM ET
Use our Find a Doctor Tool to help you find a local doctor who has experience prescribing Afrezza®.*
Get answers to commonly asked questions about Afrezza®.
Tell us a little about yourself and we’ll send you information and resources.
*The physician locator tool is provided by MannKind Corp. (“MannKind”) solely to assist you in locating a physician who has experience with Afrezza®. This physician locator tool should not be construed in any way as an endorsement or recommendation by MannKind as to the qualifications of any physicians listed in this tool or the quality of medical care they can provide. MannKind makes no guarantees that using a physician from this list will result in your desired outcome. It is wholly and solely your responsibility to assess the qualifications of a potential physician. MannKind recommends that you meet and discuss the benefits and risks of treatments and the procedure to administer the product with the potential physician.
Afrezza® can cause serious side effects, including: Sudden lung problems (bronchospasms). Do not use Afrezza® if you have long-term (chronic) lung problems such as asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Before starting Afrezza®, your healthcare provider will give you a breathing test to check how your lungs are working.
What is the most important information I should know about Afrezza®?
Afrezza® can cause serious side effects, including:
Sudden lung problems (bronchospasms). Do not use Afrezza® if you have long-term (chronic) lung problems such as asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Before starting Afrezza®, your healthcare provider will give you a breathing test to check how your lungs are working.
Do not use Afrezza® if you:
Before using Afrezza®, tell your healthcare provider about all your medical conditions, including if you:
Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins or herbal supplements.
Before you start using Afrezza®, talk to your healthcare provider about low blood sugar and how to manage it.
While using Afrezza® do not:
Afrezza® may cause serious side effects that can lead to death, including:
See “What is the most important information I should know about Afrezza®?” at the top of this page.
Treatment with TZDs and Afrezza® may need to be changed or stopped by your healthcare provider if you have new or worse heart failure.
Get emergency medical help if you have:
• Trouble breathing, shortness of breath, fast heartbeat, swelling of your face, tongue, or throat, sweating, extreme drowsiness, dizziness, confusion.
The most common side effects of Afrezza® include:
These are not all the possible side effects of Afrezza®. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
Active ingredient: human insulin
Inactive ingredients: fumaryl diketopiperazine, polysorbate 80
General information about the safe and effective use of Afrezza®.
Medicines are sometimes prescribed for purposes other than those listed in a Medication Guide. Do not use Afrezza® for a condition for which it was not prescribed. Do not give Afrezza® to other people, even if they have the same symptoms that you have. It may harm them.
This Medication Guide summarizes the most important information about Afrezza®. If you would like more information, talk with your healthcare provider. You can ask your pharmacist or healthcare provider for information about Afrezza® that is written for health professionals.
AFREZZA®, MANNKIND, and the Afrezza® and MannKind logos are registered marks, all owned by MannKind Corporation. © MannKind Corporation 2020.
This site is intended for use by U.S. residents only