2. Insert Penfill®
4. Attach needle
6. Dial dose
Move the mouse over the parts to see their names and learn more about them.
Pen cap - Projects insulin against light. Always keep the cap on your NovoPen® 3 when you are not using it in order to protect the insulin from light.
Mechanical section - contains the injection mechanics and the dosage system.
Dosage indicator window - one plain number tells you how many units you have dialled.
Residual scale window - gives you a clear view to inspect the insulin.
Residual scale - shows the approximate number of units left in the Penfill® cartridge.
Inspection window - for insulin suspension: to see if there is enough left to allow proper mixing.
Penfill® - your 3ml insulin cartridge from Novo Nordisk. You can use the entire range of 3ml Penfill® cartridges, both analogues and human insulins.
NovoFine® needles - choose between 8mm 30G needles or 6mm 31G needles both using state-of-the-art Thin Wall technology.
Dosage selector - dial your dose in 1 unit increments. The dosage selector has click action for safe and easy dosing.
Push button - press to inject your insulin.
Twist and pull off the cap to see the names of the various parts of NovoPen® 3.
APROM ID# 1492. June 2010.