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Re: [IP] I've got everything!



Tara I don't know if this was stardard or not but the night before I started I
took my insulin as usual and fasted the night. The next morning I started out
fresh on the pump therfore I still had some long acting insulin in my system
but not nearly as much to overlap the basal. Sheila

Tara Dufour wrote:

> Hi everyone, I finally have all my supplies to go along with the pump and
> now I just have to decide whether to start pumping now or wait for my
> training on Monday.  If anyone can give me any suggestions for starting out
> i.e. if it matters what time of day to start, should I try and freeze the
> area before inserting the silhouette?  Where do I get providin wipe (iodine
> based) and IV prep? My pharmacy?  I just think I'd be nice to start pumping
> when I have two days off for the weekend and will have more time to fidget
> around with it and my bg's while I'm not working.  Opions/suggestions would
> be greatly appreciated.
>
> Tara
>
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