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Re: [IP] airline travel

If you have a D make sure the red tappet is NOT installed!!!

At 07:42 PM 2/22/01 -0500, you wrote:
>In a few weeks we are traveling to the Caribbean and I was wondering what 
>needs to be done to the pump to adjust for changes in cabin pressure.  I 
>remember something about adding a syringe full of air to the bottles of 
>insulin, but I can't remember if that's right?

I say to leave the insulin bottles alone. Haven't a clue what the cabin is 
pressurized to. If it's "higher" than the elevation than you started from 
adding air to the bottles will pressurize them.

Jim S.
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