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Re: [IP] What happened here....any ideas?



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

Ruth

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> Crystal,
>
>     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