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[IP] Re: number of blood sugar tests each day?

> From: email @ redacted
> Subject: [IP] number of blood sugar tests each day?
> My concern is the number of test strips
> I use each day.  It is usually around 10.  My mail order prescription calls
> for 6 a day.  Will the number of BS tests needed drop once I get stable on
> the pump?  How many times do most people test their BS each day?
> Kathie

I usually test 8-10 times/day, more if something unusual is going on.  Ask your
doctor to write you a prescription for more strips, even if it's just temporary.

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