[Previous Months][Date Index][Thread Index][Join - Register][Login]
[Message Prev][Message Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]

Re: [IP] Re:not regulated yet



Cindy,
Thanks for your encouragement.  It means a lot.
Lindae

email @ redacted wrote:

> Before pumping, I had readings of 300+ and taking 170-180 units of
> insulin...(155 units of 70/30 and the rest with Regular)...When I got the
> pump MY basal rate was started at 1.9 and I averaged 180's...gradually
> increased it to 2.3 and now today I am averaging 132 with taking a total of
> 85-90 units per day.....Everyone is different....
> Don't Give up!!
> -Cindy
>
> In a message dated 4/6/99 6:16:55 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
> email @ redacted writes:
>
> << I have been on the pump a few weeks now and hoped to have broken my
>  > resistance to the very large doses of insulin I have been taking.  So far,
> I
>  > am still in the high 200's to mid 300's all day and night.  My DE has upped
>  > my basal rateds every day but I am starting to really feel awful.  How long
>  > does it usually take to get controlled in a similar situation?  I started
> on
>  > 1/4  of my regular dose and am now up to half.  I was told I would never
>  > need/take my previously high doses again but here i am feeling lousy. >>
>
> ----------------------------------------------------------
> Insulin Pumpers website http://www.insulin-pumpers.org/
> for mail subscription assistance, contact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org



----------------------------------------------------------
Insulin Pumpers website http://www.insulin-pumpers.org/
for mail subscription assistance, contact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org