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Re: [IP] Infusion Set Keeps Falling Off

That happens to me too, no problem during the winter but when Hot Texas
summer comes, it would not stay longer tahn 2 days...so I put MASTISOL, and
it works for me.....
Give it a try

----- Original Message -----
From: "Cody S. Alderson" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Thursday, June 01, 2006 4:23 PM
Subject: [IP] Infusion Set Keeps Falling Off
> Hi,
> I'm reasonably certain that this has been answered five thousand different
> ways but how does one get the MiniMed infusion sets to stay on during
> sweating?
> I was cutting my lawn and one fell off. I was putting in concrete block
> a window well and one fell off. Now I've had this problem periodically in
> the past, but I must really be sweating much more than I did last summer.
> I've tried the IV3000 underneath and it comes off quicker than the
> set by itself. I thouroughly clean the area, there isn't any hair, and I
> alcohol and then IV Prep pads. It's the sweat getting underneath.
> Anyone out there that does stuff that gets them sweating profusely, but
> their infusion sets stay on? Without tacks or screws that is . . .
> Cody
> .
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