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Re: [IP] Humalog

Pete d'Artois wrote:
> Do those of you taking Humalog find you use more, less or the same
> amount of insulin after switching to Humalog? 

I found I need less, but also eat less because I got rid of the "tail"
from R. These were both on the pump though,

 I was taking about 22R
> and 19N daily before the pump.  Now I am taking 39-41 Humalog a day.  I
> am a bit concerned because my control was excellent pre pump and I am
> following the same diet and exercise routine post pump yet I am gaining
> a bit of weight.  Does this sound right?  Thanks.

It's probably more efficient. The same dose of insulin used more effectively, 
without the up/down cycling found with shots would tend to lead to weight

Ted Quick
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