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Cornerstones4Care®

Because millions of people have diabetes,
but only one of them is you.

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Cornerstones4Care® is a FREE program that provides tips, tools and resources to help you with healthy eating, staying active, diabetes self-management, and information about diabetes medicines.

If you have type 2 diabetes, as part of Cornerstones4Care®, you will get additional support from NovoLogCare. NovoLogCare can help you start, stay, and be successful with NovoLog®, a mealtime insulin.

If you have type 1 diabetes, as part of Cornerstones4Care®, you will get additional support from NovoLog® Reach. NovoLog® Reach provides those with diabetes and their caregivers support through all stages of life.

Register now to get all the benefits of our personalized type 1 and type 2 diabetes support program.

  • Tools to help your care plan work harder for you
  • Ongoing updates about diabetes care
  • Tips and inspiration to keep you moving forward

Healthy eating

Balancing what, how much, and when you eat

Being active

Making a plan for physical activity

Medicine

Keeping track of your medicine for diabetes

Checking your blood sugar

Making sure your diabetes care plan is working


Sign Up and Save

A smiling man Sign up for Cornerstones4Care® to receive an instant savings card that you can use to pay no more than $25 for NovoLog® and each refill for up to 2 years.* You'll also pay no more than $20 for select other Novo Nordisk products and each refill for up to 2 years.* When you register, you’ll also get ongoing communications from Cornerstones4Care® that include NovoLogCare communications specific to type 2 diabetes or NovoLog® Reach communications specific to type 1 diabetes. This includes lifestyle support and in some cases, phone calls.

*Restrictions apply.
Lifestyle Companion brought to you by Cornerstones4Care®

Your online home for planning & tracking your meals, activity, and more.

Managing your diabetes means following a care plan that can have a lot of different parts. The Lifestyle Companion can help you put it all together. This powerful suite of tools, brought to you as part of your membership in Cornerstones4Care®, can help with:

  • Healthy Eating—Plan your meals, log what you’ve eaten, and print shopping lists
  • Physical Activity—See how many calories you burn doing everyday activities
  • Calendar—View upcoming appointments, medicine reminders, and more
  • Reports—Create and print summaries you can share with your care team

Indications and Usage

What is NovoLog® (insulin aspart [rDNA origin] injection)?

  • NovoLog® is a man-made insulin used to control high blood sugar in adults and children with diabetes mellitus.

Important Safety Information

Who should not take NovoLog®?

Do not take NovoLog® if:

  • your blood sugar is too low (hypoglycemia) or you are allergic to any of its ingredients.

Before taking NovoLog®, tell your health care provider about all your medical conditions including, if you are:

  • pregnant, plan to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding.
  • taking new prescription or over-the-counter medicines, including supplements.

Talk to your health care provider about how to manage low blood sugar.

How should I take NovoLog®?

  • Read the Instructions for Use and take exactly as directed.
  • NovoLog® is fast-acting. Eat a meal within 5 to 10 minutes after taking it.
  • Know the type and strength of your insulin. Do not change your insulin type unless your health care provider tells you to.
  • Check your blood sugar levels. Ask your health care provider what your blood sugar levels should be and when you should check them.
  • Do not share needles, insulin pens, or syringes. You may give or get an infection from another person.

What should I avoid while taking NovoLog®?

  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery, until you know how NovoLog® affects you.
  • Do not drink alcohol or use medicines that contain alcohol.

What are the possible side effects of NovoLog®?

Serious side effects can lead to death, including:

Low blood sugar. Some signs and symptoms include:

  • anxiety, irritability, mood changes, dizziness, sweating, confusion, and headache.

Your insulin dose may need to change because of:

  • weight gain or loss, increased stress, illness, or change in diet or level of physical activity.

Other common side effects may include:

  • low potassium in your blood, injection site reactions, itching, rash, serious whole body allergic reactions, skin thickening or pits at the injection site, weight gain, and swelling of your hands and feet.

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, or confusion.

For more information, please click here for complete NovoLog® Prescribing Information.

NovoLog® is a prescription medicine.

Talk to your doctor about the importance of diet and exercise in your treatment plan.

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

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If you need assistance with prescription drug costs, help may be available. Visit pparx.org or call 1-888-4PPA-NOW.

Selected Important Safety Information

Who should not take NovoLog®?

Do not take NovoLog® if:

  • your blood sugar is too low (hypoglycemia) or you are allergic to any of its ingredients.

How should I take NovoLog®?

  • Read the Instructions for Use and take exactly as directed.
  • NovoLog® is fast-acting. Eat a meal within 5 to 10 minutes after taking it.
  • Know the type and strength of your insulin. Do not change your insulin type unless your health care provider tells you to.
  • Check your blood sugar levels. Ask your health care provider what your blood sugar levels should be and when you should check them.
  • Do not share needles, insulin pens, or syringes. You may give or get an infection from another person.

Please click here for additional Important Safety Information

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