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RE: [IP] omnipod

Hi Richard,

My son has been using the Omnipods for almost two years as well.  We've
had intermittent failures over that time, which do seem to come in
bunches, suggesting manufacturing issues.  But if anything, I would have
said the frequency has been down in recent months, not up.

Chris Brostrup-Jensen
Father to Brian, age 11, dx'd 6/03, pumping OmniPod since 7/06

> Date: Mon, 9 Jun 2008 18:43:23 -0700 (PDT)
> From: rmmeltz <email @ redacted>
> Subject: [IP] omnipod
>  I have been using the pod for about 2 years and enjoy the 
> convenience of no tubes.
>  In the last several weeks I have experienced many pods going 
> badie- delievery stopped and alarm sounded or it faled to prime.
>  I agree that customer service at Omnipod is great. I call, 
> provide info and pod is replaced. However, the number of 
> defective pods is troubling me and causing grweat 
> inconvenience. I am wondering if I am alone or if others have 
> this experience.
> Thanks for your responses.
> Richard
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