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Re: [IP] Prednisone and Shingles- Help!

Lisa Said:

>I am so scared at what to
>expect with the steroids and my blood sugars.  Thank goodness for the
>pump.....but I'm still scared.
>Anyone to give words of advise?

Hi Lisa,

I take Prednisone every day, and yes, it does cause the bg to go up.  (Way 
up, in my case).  You may need to raise your basals while you're taking 

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