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Re: [IP] Ultraflex

At 10:34 AM 8/18/01 -0400, you wrote:
>Someone posted about a week ago and wanted feedback on people's experience
>with the Ultraflex.  Well, I had already called Disetronic for some free
>samples, and just recently tried them out.  I did not get good results at all
>from these sets. (I tried it three different times.) My blood sugars were
>consistently high (200 - 250) and didn't respond as well to boluses.  The
>sets looked fine when I pulled them out, and insulin did flow through it when
>I tested after pulling it out.  I think I will stick with the Tenders as I
>get much more predictable results.  I'm not really bothered by the long
>inserter needle anyway.  Of course, others may have terrific results with
>Ultraflex; this was only my experience.

Jennifer, I have the opposite results..I tried the 10 mm Ultraflex and my 
BG's have dropped.  As a matter of fact, I just ordered supplies, and got 
the Ultraflex instead on my usual tenders.  As we say, YMMV.

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