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Re: [IP] Battery Problems

> I just purchased my Minimed 507C, it came with 4 sets of batteries.
> Unfortunately I have found that the batteries provided by Minimed
> have to be replaced every month and a half.
> I was wondering if anyone has found any that last longer, or cost
> less?

More likely an overuse of "features" on the 507 account for the 
reduced battery life. The light, beeps, square bolus, etc.... all 
consume additional power. If used in a conservative manner, the 
battery should last at least a couple of months
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