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Re: [IP] more questions



> RE:   Changing the site and NOT the tubing and cartridge. (to save
> insulin still available in old cartridge) How much do you then prime
> for the site itself and the little tail? We have soft sets.
> 
The "right" answer is: until you see it drip out.
the answer to the question you asked (between the lines) is 2 1/2 
units plus a little. That is the volume of set + tail

> RE:  Swimming and tape
> My daughter just got back from practice and her site seems a bit
> loose... actually, it is just the tape that is not very secure. Any
> recommendations for tape?
> 
> Just ordered extra IV 3000 and SKIN PREPS from MM.
> Do we just put an extra IV 3000 on top of the one that comes with
> the infusion set?
Tegederm or Kendall Polyskin II -- get some samples and try them 
both. They are not hypoallergenic as is the IV3000


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