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Re: [IP] High Blood Sugar Bolus



Whoops -- that was supposed to say between 80 and 140.  I don't know where the 140
part when to. :-)

I was just curious:  What's wrong with testing 1/2 after meals as long as you wait
to act on it?

email @ redacted wrote:

> In a message dated 99-01-18 14:16:04 EST, you write:
>
> <<  Really really good control would put you between
>  80 and even after meals.
>
>  Laura Kiernan wrote:
>
>  >sometimes I'll test after a
>  > meal, maybe like 30 minutes after or so, and very often I'll be around 200
>  > or so.
> A BG of 80 at one or 2 hours after a meal is way too low. A BG of 140-160 at 2
> hours after a meal is acceptable (exception is in pregnancy when under 130 is
> the target at the 1 hour point), as long as the next BG (before the next meal)
> is in target range  for before meal BGs.  Testing 30 minutes after eating is
> not recommended.
> Barbara B.
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