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On Thu, 11 Mar 1999, Raleigh Greene wrote:

> I am having problems now with Humalog insulin losing its potency.
> I use to get 7 days on a full glass cartridge 315 IU,but Humalog
> stops working completely on the sixth day. My blood sugar will stay high
> 300 no matter how much I bolus to bring it down. The insulin site will
> be fine using the rapid metal needle.I have pulled needle from site

The infusion site reacts to the Humalog and the tissue will not longer 
absorb the insulin. 7 days is a looooonnnnngggg time. Most pumpers change 
ever 3 days or so. See the ABOUT page of the web site for change 
frequency statistics. 

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