Novo Nordisk announced that it has launched the NovoTwist needle for use with several Novo Nordisk pre-filled insulin delivery pen devices. Novo Nordisk pen devices include Levemir (insulin detemir [rDNA origin] injection) FlexPen, NovoLog (insulin aspart [rDNA origin] injection) FlexPen, Victoza (liraglutide [rDNA origin] injection) Pen, and other Novo Nordisk pens.
NovoTwist is designed with a fitting that allows patients to twist the needle when attaching it to compatible Novo Nordisk pens. An audible and tactile click confirms attachment of the needle. NovoTwist is available in a 32 gauge tip (5mm) and 30 gauge tip (8mm).
For more information call (800) 727-6500 or visit www.novonordisk-us.com.