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Re: [IP] my low BG...

The insulin hit too fast.  The fat will slow things down .  Try taking it
after you eat.  I also find that some kind of foods just take much less.
If I strictly carb count it is a disaster.

Joseph Diffee wrote:

> I know I've had some winners with my low blood sugar stories...which I
> think I still have a few to tell...BUT - I had one last night!!!!!
> Tested at 28...eewww, scary!!!  I had tortilla chips and salsa, counted
> the carbs and went to bed about an hour later when I tested at 100!
> Anyway, I woke up 3 times within a half hour.  Truthfully I can't put
> this experience into words...VERY WEIRD!  I wasn't "real".  That's what
> I kept trying to tell my husband!  Each time I went (tried) to go back
> to sleep I kept dreaming of this pumper's list-no lie!!!  I kept seeing
> William's name (you were in my dreams William!)  I felt like I had no
> vocal chords and e-mail was the only means of communication?!?!?  I
> honestly was getting up to e-mail you guys?!?!?  That would have been
> funny!!!!!!!  Lisa Carmicheal grammar and spelling revisited!!!!  Lord
> knows what I would have said too!?!?!?  Plus I thought I needed to call
> a psychic to get me back to the "real" realm of the world.  I told you
> it was bizarre!  Drank a Hi-C with my husband's help and lo' and behold
> my vocal chords reappeared, I WAS real, and I just thought I was nuts
> then?!?  The fun of a sugar starved, overinsulated brain!!!!!
> NOW A QUESTION...I use Humalog and tend to have my bg drop real low BUT
> it is always like clockwork 4 hours later?!??!  I thought humalog works
> FAST?!?!?  Any ideas? (and I don't drastically overbolus either)
> Leaving for vacation Sat. a.m. - see you when I get back (2 and a half
> weeks), it will take me a while to catch-up!
> -Tonya D.   :-)
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