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Re: [IP] # hrs prior



I could be wrong, but isn't the "Pumping Insulin" book written when mainly
regular insulin was used in pumps?  We use 2-3 hours for our rate changes.
Beth, mom to Braden, 5

----- Original Message -----
From: Richard Uhlman <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Thursday, January 17, 2002 9:21 AM
Subject: [IP] # hrs prior


> Hi.  I am trying to understand why the "Pumping Insulin" book states that
a
> basal rate should be changed 3-6 hrs prior to a rise or fall in bg
readings.
> If the Humalog is gone in 2-3 hrs, why shouldn't the rate change occur 2-3
> hrs prior to the rise or fall?  What timing do most people use?  Thanks.
> Kathy, mom to David, age 11.
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