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Re: [IP] What is the maximum daily on your pump?



Hi Bob,
Have you considered using U500 insulin? My sister is very resistant also and
was put on U500 a few years ago. She doesn't have a pump though, . . . do we
have any U500 pump people on the list?
Good luck
Peg W
----- Original Message -----
From: "Bob Hillier" <email @ redacted>
To: "<" <email @ redacted>
Sent: Thursday, January 09, 2003 4:15 PM
Subject: [IP] What is the maximum daily on your pump?


> I am very insulin resistant.  Some days I go just over 255 units.
> (quite a bit, eh).  My Animas Pump goes up to 255 a day.  The only way
> to get around this is to change the date to fool it.  Of course, this
> messes up the history memory.  Is there a pump available that has a
> higher daily maximum?  I thought maybe the Animas company might
> reprogram my pump, but they say no, not for just one pump.  So, if you
> are a type 2 that is highly resistant, you should keep this in mind...so
> you can ask the right questions when you select a new pump.  Overall
> though, pumping has been very beneficial, and I have had some good
> support.  What daily maximum does your pump have?
>
> Bob, out standing in the corn stubble of central Illinois, and its
> getting cold.
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