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Re: [IP] glucagon shots



We have discovered that Capri Sun or other boxed juices are a great, 
quick way to treat lows. Jenny has never been really out of it, but she 
is low she will sip a drink fast. Obviously, if she was unconscious, a 
tube of frosting or glucagon would be more appropriate.

Kay

Michael wrote:

>
>Lily's endo assure us the the fastest way to get glucose into the 
>system in quantity is by mouth. I've used glucose gel a couple of 
>times when Lily has  been very low and out of it. Rubbing it on the 
>gums works for us. You would not want to put anything in a persons 
>mouth that did not have a swallow reflex, the risk of aspiration 
>would preclude it.
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