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Re: [IP] Using insulin from pen cartridges to fill reservoir

> In a message dated 3/4/02 1:17:26 AM Eastern Standard Time,
> email @ redacted writes:
> > How do you fill the reservoirs from the cartridges?  Do you "shoot the
> > insulin" from the pen into the reservoir, or can you withdraw insulin
> > the pen cartridge using the syringe/needle on the reservoir?
> My CDE told me that it was fine to draw insulin from the pen cartridges.
> just use the needle on the reservoir to draw the insulin out just like you
> would from a vial.
> Sharon

I see how it (drawing insulin from a pen cartridge) works but I am curious
as to why you would do it routinely. What are the advantages over using a

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