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Re: [ SPAM ] [IP] Tandem Cartridges



The same for me, I had constant occlusions, eventually Tandem persuaded 
me to try using the case viola they stopped.
Annabella




On 8/9/2019 3:04 PM, Henry David wrote:
> Try using the case.
> If the pump is resting against your skin, the body heat can cause occlusions
> The case adds just enough insulation.
>
> Henry David
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>> On Aug 9, 2019, at 2:45 PM, Carol Stefan
> <email @ redacted> wrote:
>> I've had a Tandem for three months. I get pretty frequent occlusions, which
>> I've never had with any other pumps over the last 19 years. I don't know
> why.
>> I use about 30 units of Novolog a day, so I should get at least 7 days out
> of a
>> cartridge, but I start getting the occlusions or other high-Bg problems
> after
>> about 3 or 4 days, with a lot of insulin waste.
>>
>> Does anyone have any ideas? I know Tandem suggests just filling a cartridge
> for
>> 3 days, but I have NEVER had to do that for any other pump. I am so
> frustrated
>> and would welcome any info. Can any of you with Tandems get more than 3 or
> 4
>> days out of a cartridge?
>>
>> Thanks, Carol
>> Dx 1988, Pumping 2000
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