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Re: [IP] Basal percent

> From: Danny Bjoraker <email @ redacted>
> Subject: [IP] Basal percent
> Hi all,
> I read (I think in Pumping Insulin) where basal insulin
> typically accounts for 50 to 60 percent of a pumpers daily
> insulin requirement.  I've only been pumping for 3 weeks so
> far, and I've been adjusting my basal rates by fasting and
> checking BGs, and currently my basal insulin only accounts
> for about 35 percent of my daily total.  Is this at all normal?

My basals only account for 25 - 30% of my total daily insulin. 

(pumping since 9/96)

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