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Re: [IP] unexplained high sugars with no illness
One of my CDE has me measure BS 2:00 and 4:00am to make sure there are no lows, if there are my BS at 8:00 am is usually high 3-400 BS. If I am not careful the same rebound can happen in 12 hr. cycles. If I take larger amount of insulin at dinner I wanr the BS to be stable for two hrs, if not I don't go to sleepbelow 150 BS.
good advice. It may be that the 180 with insulin result in a low then the rebount 387, this sounds like me. Please dont take any I say as advice-Just another Diabetic making the same mistakes.
Here is hope for you.
My 15 year old
> > went to bed last night at 11 p.m. with a 180 sugar. He corrected and woke up
> > at 6:30 a.m. this morning a whopping 387 with moderate ketones. He bolused,
> > it didn't come down, so at 10:30 we changed the entire set and site ( he also
> > changed it the night before). He finally came down to 255 with no ketones by
> > 12:30 so I sent him to school. At 6:30, before dinner, his sugar was 557
> > with trace ketones. I gave him an injection and by 9:30 his sugar is 457
> > with no ketones. Since I injected him and it didn't come down, I ruled out a
> > problem with the pump. He bolused 10 more units and I'm waiting to see what
> > happens.
> > Does anyone have any idea as to what could be going on? I know I'll be up
> > all night checking him.
> > Marilyn
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