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Re: [IP] Basal rate change



In a message dated 6/19/98 5:06:41 PM Eastern Daylight Time, email @ redacted
writes:

<< uestion is whether this experience is common? My theory is that for
 some unknown reason, I was hyper-sensitive to H the first week. Now that my
 body is used to it, I'm going back up to my "normal" levels. Is this
 possible? Or, will I go through cyclical changes up & down the way I did
 when I was on MDI?
 
 I don't recall reading about this anywhere... any feedback would be greatly
>>


Sounds like your body has used up any depots of NPH that were sitting around
in the fat tissue.  You should now be on Humalog only in those sub-cu areas.
This has happened to many of my patients.

Barbara  B.
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