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[IP] Re: Re-prime or waste of set?

> Date: Mon, 7 Feb 2000 14:18:09 -0800
> From: "Michael" <email @ redacted>
> Subject: Re: [IP] Re-prime or waste of set?
> > I had a 1/8" air bubble in my tubing  and little mini-bubbles and it
> Don't worry about it. Bubbles are worth 1/2 unit per inch
> approximately. If you get a really big one, you can wait til it gets
> close the the quick release, then bolus it out. The little ones won't
> make any detectable difference.

Unless you are very sensitive to insulin. Half my day's basal rates are .1
or .2/hour. Even a tiny bubble can cause problems. I have found that the
rise is often not in proportion to the missed insulin.


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