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Re: [IP] sof sets and tape problems

> Ok, I know with the weather in the 90's and all the humidity, that
> there will be some tape sticking problems, but wow did I pull a good
> one!  I finally got my pharmacy to trade me the bent needles for
> some sof-serts, so I get ready to insert one, and I did.  All was
> ok, no pain or blood or anything gory, and then i noticed I had
> forgotten to take of the little sticky tape underneath the plastic
> sheath.  Well, I sure wasn't going to pull it out and start over, so
> I double taped it, once with IV3000, and once with my usual
> bioclusive.  Now its coming off, and I put another tape over top of
> the part that was bubbling up.  Will this cause any problems as long
> as it stays down? 

The IV3000 is pretty shaky with SofSets without skin prep. Even with 
it it's not great. Try Kendall PolySkin II or Tegaderm if your not 
allergic to the adhesives
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