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Re: [IP] Animas-Time to make a decision, Faith! <g!>



The Animas can do a dual wave.  What you do is just do a normal bolus on
top of the extended bolus.  This will mimick the dual wave.

email @ redacted wrote:
> 
> The Animas does not do dual waves, but it can do extended, so if you do your
> first bolus then do your extended, it should work the same.  I went with
> Animas because I seem to need that 0.05 u/hr ability- a lot of my rates 0.8
> is too high yet 0.7 is too low, and I was finding I was having to constantly
> switch between the two rates every day,  Also I like that the temp basal is
> set as a percent of your normal basal, so it will adjust as your basal rates
> change, as well as waterproof with nothing to be added or put the pump in the
> box.  I also like that it has 4 basal profiles, which is good for me since I
> work nights, and had to reprogram every weekend or if I had to change when I
> sleep.  It also will give a low insulin alarm, and like you saw on the
> website is very easy to understand the menu system.  I also liked that the
> clip swivels the whole way around, and you can go from horizontal to vertical
> at any time.
> 
> In all the biggest reasons were the 0.05u ability, waterproofness, the temp
> basal, and the 4 profiles.
> 
> Cheryl
> aka Mouse
> still wearing One of Two!
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