[Previous Months][Date Index][Thread Index][Join - Register][Login]
[Message Prev][Message Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]

Re: [IP] eating out

> Good advice,  Ruth. 
>  Another rule of thumb I was taught was 1 hour after eating you bg should
> never be above 180, Two hours after eating should never be above 150. 
This rule of thumb is for regular insulin. For Humalog, the bg's 
should be relatively flat. If bg's are 50 points high after 1 hour, 
you must bolus for the 50 points plus that much again for the next 
hour. Always calculate the 'unused insulin' or 'unused carb' and 
compensate accordingly.

email @ redacted
Insulin-Pumpers website http://www.bizsystems.com/Diabetes/
For subscribe / unsubscribe information,
send the next two lines in a message
to the e-mail address: email @ redacted