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Re: [IP] GRAPE GLUCOSE TABLETS



I guess I don't know why people seem to dislike the glucose tabs so  
much....remind me of eating a large Sweet-Tart  candy (only without  
the tart flavor).  Maybe it's the chalk-like texture more so than the  
flavor?
On Apr 8, 2008, at 4:54 PM, Elizabeth Blake wrote:
>
> --- On Tue, 4/8/08, John S Wilkinson <email @ redacted> wrote:
>
>> Necco wafers do about the same as glucose tablets for me.
>> They are in
>> flavors and 3 equal 4 grams of Carbo. So 1 = 1.33 grams
>> ,you can fine tune.
>> They taste better to me, and work just the same YMMV.
>
>  I love Necco wafers and even though they're thin, I find them too  
> hard to chew
> if my BG is very low. I do sometimes use them if I'm not in a hurry  
> to raise my
> BG, like if I'm sitting on the bus going home from work and my BG  
> is 54. I often
> have the little rolls of Necco wafers in my bag and I'll eat one of  
> those (13g
> carb, I think) and take my time. If my BG was 38 and I was out  
> shopping, I'd use
> glucose tabs (and eat them quickly!).
>
> --
> Liz
> Type 1 dx 4/1987
> Minimed 715 5/2005
>
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