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Re: [IP] How to get brave with insulin again after a bad low blood sugar?



Yes, so do I! It helps me to know that you have to wait 30 minutes to see
your BG go up, even with glucose tablets. It takes a while for me too. I
think I'll try the honey trick that Stan suggested as well.
Sharon

On Mon, Feb 27, 2017 at 1:23 PM, Annabella Lewis <
email @ redacted> wrote:

>  Yes, for me it is glucose tablets only. But I need to wait more than 15
> minutes, more like 30
>  to see a change. If IOB is high I allow more glucose tablets not just the
> amount for the low
>  BG, more by instinct than calculation. I wish there was a carbs on board
> as
> well as the Insulin
> on board.
> Annabella
>
> > Thank you Susan and Stan.  I appreciate your feedback. I think I need to
> > slow down and only eat glucose tabs and nothing else, and wait the 15
> > minutes that's recommended, instead of pigging out. I'm curious if that's
> > what most people do, regardless of how much active insulin is on board.
> > Just glucose, and wait it out.
> > Sharon
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