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Re: [IP] Basal Rate of .1 or Use of Diluted Insulin

On 23 Mar 2001, at 21:56, email @ redacted wrote:

> (1) Does anyone have experience with basal rates of .1 units per hour, and if 
> so, have you had any problems with occlusion, or were you ever told you 
> needed to use diluted insulin?  I take about 46 total units per day with 8 
> different basal rates.  I was told by the nurse at my doctor's office that I 
> needed to use diluted insulin because basal rates as low as .1 will cause 
> clogging. 

I was warned that it might happen, but it didn't.  My rates have 
gone up recently, but for a few months there, I was at .1 during the 
night and had no problems with it.
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