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Re: [IP] New reservoir without new insertion set?



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Lynda    email @ redacted
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Angela Cleversy" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Thursday, April 24, 2008 2:35 PM
Subject: Re: [IP] New reservoir without new insertion set?


> I was not aware that I should not fill the reservoir with cold insulin. 
> What
> happens if you do?
>
>
> Warmest Regards,
> Angela Cleversy
> www.angelascreateabook.com
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> 940-453-4923
> 940-365-0638(Fax)
>
>
>
>
>
> ----- Original Message ----
> From: Kathy Barbis <email @ redacted>
> To: email @ redacted
> Sent: Thursday, April 24, 2008 11:51:57 AM
> Subject: Re: [IP] New reservoir without new insertion set?
>
> I have done that on several occasions. Its never been a problem.
>
> On 4/24/08, Brad Bergman <email @ redacted> wrote:
>>
>> Liz's comment got me to thinking...
>>
>> When I replaced my last infusion set I had enough in my insulin vial to
>> fill
>> the reservoir about 1/2 way. I hadn't taken another bottle out of the
>> fridge
>> (you know how they say not to fill the reservoir with cold insulin), so I
>> just went with the 1/2-full reservoir.
>>
>> But as a result, my reservoir will run out before my 3 days on this
>> infusion
>> set are up.
>>
>> Is there a way to keep the current insertion set in and refill the
>> reservoir
>> without having to take out/replace the infusion set too?
>>
>> Seems to me I could just rewind the pump, refill the reservoir, do the
>> manual prime, and plug it back into the current cannula without doing the
>> fixed prime (since the current cannula would still be filled/primed from
>> the
>> previous set).
>>
>> Is this possible, or not advisable?
>>
>> Thanks in advance,
>>
>> Brad
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: email @ redacted
>> [mailto:email @ redacted] On Behalf Of Elizabeth Blake
>> Sent: Thursday, April 24, 2008 6:01 AM
>> To: email @ redacted
>> Subject: RE: [IP] Silhouette questions
>>
>>
>> >>I'd rather put a new set in than fill a reservoir!
>> .
> .
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