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Re: [IP] I love my Paradigm



Linda

I am on the list to upgrade to the Paradigm from my 508. Could you tell me
what the max is on the amounr of insulin it will hold.

Thanks
Karl


> I am in heaven.  My previous pump was a 507.  My Paradigm arrived last
week, when I was on a
> business trip.  I finally opened the box on Saturday morning.  It is
Wonderful!  I feel so lucky
> to get one of the first ones shipped.  Although MM told me I had to wait
for a class, I was able
> to figure it out in about a half hour.  The books and documentation are
excellent.
> The menu system makes it much easier to use.  An Esc key gets me out of
anything when I don't want
> to be there.  If I want to do a temp basal, I go right to the basal menu,
I don't have to click my
> way past bolus and suspend.  The menu guides you to the right screen.
> For instance, when you bolus, you select the type of bolus (normal,
square, dual) and it prompts
> you accordingly.  No need to press Act twice for a normal bolus.  It has
an easy bolus which
> increments .5 units at a time, so you can bolus without looking at the
pump.  It also has a remote
> (I never had one before).
> The reservoirs are different, they attach to the insulin vial in a way
that creates a vacuum, so
> there is much less chance of bubbles.
> No clicks when I bolus.
> Lots of other neat things about the menu, too many for me to list.
> I AM SO HAPPY!
> Linda.  pumping with MM for over 6 years
>
>
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