Toujeo (Insulin Glargine)

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Toujeo SoloStar Pens
Insulin Glargine


Medically reviewed by Dr. Samuel Maaiah, PharmD

Last updated: April 10, 2024

Dr. Maaiah is a PharmD graduate who has practiced both in pharmaceutical consulting and retail pharmacy. His interests include consulting and the development and approval of new therapeutics. He currently works as a Medical Information Consultant (MIC) and as a retail pharmacist. As a MIC he helps pharmaceutical companies with projects and by consulting as a medical information expert.

When Dr. Maaiah is not working, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends, doing outdoor activities, working out, and reading.

Order Online

How to buy Toujeo (insulin glargine injection) online?

Toujeo (insulin glargine injection) can be ordered online through or by calling 1-800-828-4489 and speaking to customer support. The chat feature can also be used for support. For more information please visit the “How to Order” page.

Is a prescription required?

Yes, a valid prescription from your doctor is required. Toujeo (insulin glargine injection) is a prescription medication and can only be sold with a prescription. To process your order, you will need to submit a prescription. The prescription can be emailed ([email protected]), faxed (1-800-416-8019), or uploaded. Alternatively, we can reach out to your doctor to attain a valid prescription if you would like.

What is the maximum amount that can be ordered?

A 3-month supply (90 days) is the maximum amount that can be ordered at one time. Refills are kept on file for future orders. The amount that can be ordered will be based on the directions and quantity indicated on the prescription from your provider.

Is it safe to order from Canadian Pharmacy Online?

Absolutely. All our partner pharmacies are fully licensed and certified in their respective countries. We ensure that your shopping experience is safe and secure with our Norton Shopping Guarantee. We operate just like your local pharmacy would, with our main priority being to provide you access to safe and affordable prescription medication.

Toujeo Cost

How much does Toujeo Solostar (insulin glargine injection) cost?

Toujeo Solostar 300 units/mL  – (3 pens = 4.5mL)

  • Average US retail price – $464.00
  • Our price – $225.00

At, we make sure to keep drug prices low.

You can view the Toujeo Solostar Pen cost savings above with the price comparison between the average U.S. retail price and Canadian Pharmacy Online price.

What is the lowest price of Toujeo Solostar Pen per unit?

Lowest Price Per Unit: $38/unit for Toujeo Solostar 300 units/mL Pens 

Is this price for Toujeo Solostar Pen without insurance?

The listed prices above are without insurance. Unfortunately, we do not accept insurance. However, we will give you an official receipt which you can use to apply for reimbursement with your insurer. We are also unable to adjudicate with US insurance companies.

Why is Toujeo Solostar Pen cheaper from Canada than from the United States?

Drug prices in Canada and from other countries we source medication from are negotiated and regulated. The US is a free market economy which is why the price can differ since pharmaceutical suppliers can charge what they deem appropriate for the product. As a result, we are able to offer lower prices to our patients as we utilize medications from these countries. 

Toujeo Coupon

Is there an Toujeo Solostar Pen coupon available?

Sorry, we do not have a Toujeo Solostar Pen coupon available at this time.

Toujeo Generic

Is there a lower cost generic Toujeo Solostar Pen available?

Toujeo Solostar Pen is not available as a generic alternative.

How much cheaper is generic Toujeo Solostar Pen?

There is currently no generic alternative to Toujeo Solostar Pen. 

What is the difference between brand and generic Toujeo Solostar Pen?

Once available on the market, there will be no difference between generic and brand Toujeo Solostar Pen. Generic formulations of medications contain the same active ingredients and meet the same quality, strength, and purity standards as the brand formulation. 


Is shipping available to the United States?

Yes.  An email notification will be sent to you once the item has been shipped. We ship nationwide across the United States.

How much does shipping cost?

Standard shipping is free.

Is express shipping available?

If a product of Canada is available then express shipping can be selected with an estimated delivery time of 3-5 business days. You have the option at the checkout page to select the express shipping option ($25) if available for that medication source.

Refill Rx

How to refill a prescription?

Refilling your prescription is made easy with Canadian Pharmacy Online. You can sign into your online account and view your previous orders and see which prescriptions we have on file. Placing a refill order online is made simple by accessing the reorder section in your account.

You can also call us at 1-800-416-8019 and speak to customer support to place a refill. Our live chat is also a great place to connect with us to place a refill order while you are on the go.

Are prescriptions automatically refilled?

We do not automatically refill prescriptions as there can be cases where you are no longer taking the medication, your doctor has changed your dose, etc. However, we provide a friendly refill reminder service. We will kindly notify you by phone or email as to the best time to place a refill order based on your prescription history.

Drug Information

About Toujeo (Insulin Glargine)

What is Toujeo Solostar Pen? 

Toujeo is a prescription medication that is classified as a long-acting insulin product. 


What is it used for?

It is used to improve glycemic control in adults with diabetes.

How does it work?

It lowers blood glucose by stimulating glucose uptake and inhibits hepatic glucose production.


How do I take Toujeo Solostar?

Toujeo Solostar should be administered based on an individualized dose based on glycemic goals, type of diabetes, and metabolic needs. 

It is generally administered subcutaneously once daily at anytime during the day (same time each day) 

Ensure you rotate injection sites 

Do not mix with any other insulin products 

Refer to packaging for administration instructions 

What dosages are available?

Toujeo is available as Solostar pens in a 300unit/mL formulation. 

What is the recommended dosage?

The dosage varies based on patient-specific factors, refer to your doctor for dosing recommendations. 

What is the maximum dosage?

There is currently no maximum recommended daily dosage.

What if I miss a dose?

If you miss a dose, inject as soon as you remember, if it is relatively close to when your next dose is due wait until then to administer your dose. Do not administer an extra dose to make up for the missed dose. 

Warnings & Precautions

What should you know before you take Toujeo Solostar Pen?

Never share your Toujeo Solostar with another person even if the needle is changed. 

Hypo- and hyperglycemia can both be risks of changing your insulin regimen, ensuring you are monitoring your glucose closely when starting or changing your regimen. 

Hypoglycemia is a life threatening condition that is a risk with using any insulin product, making drastic changes to your meals or physical activity can put you at risk. 

In that this may not be your only insulin product, ensuring you read the labels carefully before administration is important. 

Severe hypersensitivity reactions can occur with this medication, discontinue Toujeo if you experience an allergic reaction to this medication. 

Side Effects

What are the side effects of Toujeo Solostar Pen?

Some common side effects include:

  • Hypoglycemia 
  • Allergic reactions 
  • Injection Site reactions
  • Lipodystrophy (altered fat distribution)
  • Pruritus (itching)
  • Rash
  • Edema (swelling)
  • Weight Gain 

Speak to your doctor for a full list of side effects.


Does this medication interact with other drugs, foods, or alcohol?

Given that Toujeo is an insulin product, it carries a significant number of drug interactions. Certain medications can put you at risk for hypoglycemia or hyperglycemia. It is important to know if any changes to your medications may put you at risk listed below are some examples. 

  • Increased risk for Hypoglycemia: antidiabetic agents, ACE/ARBs, fluoxetine, sulfa antibiotics. 
  • Increased risk of Hyperglycemia: corticosteroids, olanzapine, diuretics, oral contraceptives, albuterol, thyroid medications. 


How should this medication be stored?

Unopened Toujeo solostar pens should be stored in the refrigerator (36°F and 46°F). DO NOT FREEZE. 

The open (in use) Solostar pen may be stored at room temperature (<86°F) away from direct light and heat for 28 days, then must be discarded. 

Pharmacist Tips

  • Never share a Toujeo Solostar pen with another person 
  • Hypoglycemia is the most common adverse event with this medication, it is important for you to recognize the signs and symptoms as well as the appropriate method in which to counteract it. 
  • Notify your physician if you have frequent events of hypo or hyperglycemia while on this therapy. 

The above information is an educational aid only. It is not intended as medical advice for individual conditions or treatments. Talk to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before following any medical regimen to see if it is safe and effective for you.


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Toujeo FAQ

What are the side effects of Toujeo Insulin?

The most common side effect of Toujeo is hypoglycemia but allergic reactions, injection site reactions, lipodystrophy (altered fat distribution), pruritus (itching), rash, edema (swelling), and weight gain are also reported. 

What is the best time to take Toujeo?

Per the package label Toujeo can be taken at any point during the day, once a day. It is important that you administer your dose at the same time each day. 

How many Toujeo pens in a box?

Generally there are 3 Toujeo Solostar pens per box, each containing 1.5mL of 300units/mL long acting insulin for a total of 4.5 mL. 

Does Toujeo have to be refrigerated?

Unopened toujeo solostar pens should be kept in the refrigerator (36°F and 46°F), do not freeze the unopened pens. Open or in use pens can be kept at room temperature for 28 days then should be discarded. 

How many units of insulin are in a Toujeo pen?

There are 450 units of long acting insulin in each toujeo solostar pen. 

The above information is an educational aid only. It is not intended as medical advice for individual conditions or treatments. Talk to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before following any medical regimen to see if it is safe and effective for you.