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Re: [IP] Strength and Volume

In a message dated 8/3/02 7:30:55 PM Pacific Daylight Time, 
email @ redacted writes:

> Back in the 1940s, 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s I used U-40 and U-80 (there was
> no U-100 then). I could change from U-40 of a particular type of insulin to
> U-80 of the same type of insulin by measuring the same number of units on
> the U-80 scale of the syringe as the number of units I had been using on 
> the
> U-40 scale. The volume of the dose of U-80 was only half the volume of the
> U-40 dose.
> Tom Beatson

Tom you bring back memories. I recall the change it seemed to me as a child 
the less volume in the shot the better. I recall the slight swelling after a 
shot that would disappear as it was absorbed.                                 
                                                        Roger Campbell
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