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Re: [IP] 300+ units a day?

> Now that I have your attention with the title, I have something I
> really need to know about.  I am planning a pregnancy.  When I told
> my Endo, his first reaction was that the pump may not be able to
> handle the amount of insulin I may need.  He said I may need as much
> as 300 units a day.  At the time I thought it was scare tactics. 

Don't worry about it. There is  list member, type II I believe, who 
uses that much. He uses U500 insulin in the pump which allows him to 
load up 1500 units at a time. Where there is a will there is a way 

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