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Re: [IP] Insertion site--newbie needs a little help!



I never have used anything else on my site unless I notice unusual redness,
etc. and then it is usually because it itches!   I have had no problems
whatsoever and I have very sensitive skin. Sharon
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To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Friday, August 15, 2003 1:05 PM
Subject: [IP] Insertion site--newbie needs a little help!


> I just got hooked up Thursday (with the saleine--insulin starts Sunday)
and I'm
> still a little confused about what to do when I change sites...i.e. do I
need
> to put some kind of first-aid cream on the site when I take the cannula
out?
> I'm using the IV prep from Minimed (that I know has triclosan in it), but
do I
> need an additional cream, etc for putting on the site after I take it out?
>
> Thanks!
> Caoilte
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