The nurse has an order to administer a mixed regular insulin and insulin NPH injection to a client with type I diabetes mellitus. Which of the following actions indicates appropriate preparation of the insulin?
Draw up the regular insulin first followed by the insulin NPH.
Refuse to mix the insulin as these insulins cannot be mixed in the same syringe.
Draw up the insulin NPH first followed by the regular insulin.
Draw up each insulin individually, mix in a separate container and draw into a new syringe.
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