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Re: [IP] what to use for corrections?



Gatorade is also good because it contains less glucose per 8 ounces 
(15g) versus orange juice (approx 30g).  Also, because of it's low sugar 
to water ratio, it is absorbed by the stomach easily and is therefore 
good during exercise.

Antonio in LA,Age 40, Type 1 since 1993
MiniMed Paradigm 515, OneTouch Ultra, MiniMed Carelink and PAL software

>> Can someone recommend something to use for corrections? I'm looking 
>> for something that's easily easy to carry (small) and can withstand 
>> the heat. I sometimes carry bottles of juice but but if I leave them 
>> in the car during the summer months they boil. They are also 
>> uncomfortable to carry in a pocket. I've also tried glucotabs but I 
>> need to eat 5 tabs just to recover. Also, sometimes need carbs that 
>> last longer thans 20 minutes so I don't go low again.
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