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Re: [IP] Highs after site change



> On 23 Feb 2002 at 10:51, William Eddie Hollyfield wrote:
> 
> > Hey,
> > When I pull the old site out I can see the insulin coming out so I measure the
> > volume with a small needle and with the new site in place I put in 2.5 units
> > of insulin which is 2.0 units for the leaked insulin. Ask your med team. Eddie
> > 
> 
> How do you tell what is insulin and what is just body fluids? 

You can't tell, that is the problem. If anything at all comes out of 
the old site you are pretty much guaranteed that you will lose some 
isulin. 

> I
> leave my old site alone until after the normal absorption time for
> the last bolus taken through there.  YMMV
> 
> George
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