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Re: [IP] Basal to TDD

On Sun, 14 Jul 2002, wieslaw maciorowski wrote:

> Hi,
>   We have been trying to check my son's basal rate.  I keep going down
> on this. Anyway, I  have read that the basal rate is usually 45-60% of
> the TDD.  We are at about 30%.  What  are others  experiences?  My son
> is 5 years old and weighs about 42 lb.
> Thanks,   Helen

It is highly variable between individuals. Don't be surprised to see this
change a lot for your son as he grows and as he changes his level of
physical activity. i.e. summer basals will be different from school year
basals.... and so forth.

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