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Safety alert: change of colour for fast-acting insulin ▼Fiasp products

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As of June 2018, the colour of the Fiasp brand of insulin aspart pre-filled pens, vials and cartridges is changing from yellow to red and yellow.1,2 This change follows case reports of confusion between rapid-acting Fiasp and the Tresiba brand of long-acting insulin degludec. Patients have mistakenly administered insulin Fiasp (available as yellow pens) instead of …

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