A 16 year old boy weighing 50kg has Type 1 diabetes. His fasting plasma glucose is 10mmol/L. Is the following insulin schedule appropriate for initiation of therapy?
Inj. Humulin 30/70, 24 units sc before breakfast
Inj. Actrapid 8 units sc before lunch
Inj. Humulin 30/70, 12units sc before dinner

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