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Re: [IP] Effectiveness of Humalog



In a message dated 97-12-15 15:16:04 EST, you write:

> OK, I am confused about this issue about Humalog losing its
>  effectiveness
>  after two days.  This simply does not make sense to me.  If this is
>  true, then
>  why doesn't humalog go bad while sitting in its vial?  Why would it
>  matter if you just change what container its in?  This makes no sense..
>  I could see if you keep your pump where it's warm but not at room
>  temp??????
>  

Actually, it isn't the humalog so much as it is the site.  Several people have
reported that they lose "absorption" after a few days, thus making it
necessary to change the site often.  

Mary Jean