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[IP] Low basal rates

> > << Does anyone know if there is a minimum number of units of insulin you can
> >  be taking  and still use the pump?  When talking to my son's CDE and
> >  asking about the pump, she said that because he takes so little insulin,
> >  it MIGHT be a problem using a pump. >>
> I know you can do as low as .1 / hour on the Disetronic.  I've gone down this low
> from time to time while exercising and have never run into any problems.

You can set a rate of 0.0 and it will not cause a problem. Meal 
boluses will keep the tubing free of any problem.
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