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Re: [IP] how much insulin is too much?

I think you endo will set her straight. Your insulin requirement may 
actually be higher because the ketones will make you insulin resistant. 
Talk to your doc, he should re-assure you.


On Fri, 8 Jan 1999, Heather Bannister wrote:

> Can anyone help me with how much insulin is too much to be taken at one 
> time, ie bg of 550--I would take 16U of H to bring this down to 150, but 
> is that too much too fast?  I did this while at school(some med has 
> raised bg), and my Mom says she thinks it was way too much and she's 
> calling my endo now and we should get a reply soon.  I feel really 
> stupid. . .
> ~Heather
> Age 17
> dx'd age 5
> pumping 1.5 yrs
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