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Re: [IP] low basal rate

At 11:41 AM 6/3/1999  Evelyn Lieberman wrote:
 >I have reduced my basal rate from .6 to .3 1 hour before I exercise.  My
 >CDE and my doctor have both warned me that the pump will jam if it is
 >set at a basal rate of less than .3.

I have not heard that the current pump models will jam because a low basal 
rate. We have many children on the pump with some pretty low rates and they 
seem to be quite successful. Possibly this was a problem with earlier 
models... If MiniMed says its OK, then I'd trust that response.


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