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Re: [IP] Re: Rebound Hypoglycemia



I also find that this happens to me. It is a real problem. I have about
learned how much to take and not get it up to high. A lot of medical people
don't believe in it happening. I am lucky that my CDE and my Endro both
believe that it will happen.

Karl
Dxed 1979
pumping three days
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From: <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Saturday, June 02, 2001 6:36 PM
Subject: [IP] Re: Rebound Hypoglycemia


> Does anyone experience what I have read as "rebound hypoglycemia"?  Today,
my
> 5 year old stumbled up to me and said she was low, and I gave her 3
glucose
> tabs right away, and checked her.  She was 30!  I treated her with about
> 15-20 g of rapid acting carb and she was ok.  Later in the day, she was
435,
> with no explanation.  I changed her site, and it looked ok (I just changed
it
> yesterday).  Then I realized she may have experienced rebound
hypoglycemia,
> where her glucagon kicked in to raise her BG several hours later. My CDE
> doesn't really believe in this phenomenom, but I have seen it many times
with
> my daughter.
> Allison, mom of Amanda, dxd 12/98, pumping since 2/01 MM508
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