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Re: [IP] travelling Jan



Hi, Jan,
I was wondering the same thing about support and questions on this site.  I
have a great team also.
Tommy
----- Original Message -----
From: <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Wednesday, July 07, 1999 3:53 PM
Subject: Re: [IP] travelling


> In a message dated 7/7/99 10:37:05 AM US Eastern Standard Time,
> email @ redacted writes:
>
> << does anyone know if you can buy Humalog over the counter without a
> prescription in Canada?  What about Washington state and Montana?
>  When crossing the border and going through customs and such, do we need
to
> have written prescriptions for any of my supplies?
>  Do I need to adjust my basal rates at all (or eating times for that
matter)
> because of the time difference (I live in Florida, so it will be about 3
> hours I believe)? >>
>
> Hi
>
> I don't know about Canada, but a prescription is required for Humalog
> everywhere in the United States. I've always taken photocopies of my
> prescriptions, along with a note from my doctor when I've traveled
> internationally (or some distance from home within the United States),
> although I've never had any problems going through customs. As for basal
> rates, just reset the clock on your pump.
>
> But I have a question of my own: I see these types of questions on the
list
> all the time -- things that I just pick up the phone and call my CDE
(endo,
> dietitian, pump trainer or whoever the appropriate person is) about. Do I
> just have extraordinarily good support from my DM team?
>
> Jan
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