[Previous Months][Date Index][Thread Index][Join - Register][Login]
[Message Prev][Message Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]
Re: [IP] What happened here....any ideas?
- To: Insulin Pumpers <email @ redacted>
- Subject: Re: [IP] What happened here....any ideas?
- From: Ruth Elowitz <email @ redacted>
- Date: Thu, 04 Dec 1997 21:27:56 -0800
Hey, I had this happen a few weeks ago too. Same story --changed tubing, etc..
coulnd't figure out the cause, finally finally lower in the AM
email @ redacted wrote:
> I hate to say this, but I have the same thing happen to me on occasion &
> have NO idea WHY it happens. It have not noticed a pattern or reason either,
> which is frustrating. :-( I just bolus, check later & bolus again if it has
> not changed enough. I am careful about the second (sometimes third) bolus &
> try to keep an idea about the unused insulin rule but eventually I do come
> back down if I am watchful of the sugars. I will be curious to see if there
> is a reason that anyone has found. It happened just the other nite
> actually--(Tuesday) nite I was 329 at 9pm. -bolused 3.1 which should have
> brought me to 110, & in an hour I was at 296. I bolused again just .7 & was
> down to 60 in am. (Probably too far down)& I should have checked in middle
> of the nite & maybe eaten. But it worked -I just don't know when it kicked
> in!! Wednesday my sugars seemed to respond & be ok without a set change.
> I have ruled out clamped lines, as the sugars do respond eventually
> then things seem to work after that with the same tubing & set. I have also
> rules out bad insulin for the same reasons. As there are so many topics in
> this group going on I have trouble following all of them (but try to), I
> will follow this one especially.
> I'd like to have a reason other than as you said "wierd body" I use
> that line a lot with my diabetes. ;-) I think sometimes it is the only
> explanation. As strange as it sounds I'm glad I'm not the only one with
> "wierd body sindrome!!" I love this group & have learned so much from it.
> take care to all Kathi