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Re: [IP] I'm back!!

 One unit of Novolog will drop my glucose by 100 mcg/dl............two units
would put 187 down into the -13 range

----- Original Message ----
From: george lovelace <email @ redacted>
To: email @ redacted
Sent: Thursday, March 29, 2007 6:57:03 AM
Subject: Re: [IP] I'm back!!

On 3/28/07, Don Stevens <email @ redacted> wrote:
> While they had me on NPH & Humilog with a sliding scale, the nurse came in
> told me she was giving me 2 units of humilog as per the sliding scale!!!!! to
> bring my glucose down from 187 to 160....
>  she was reading 0.2 as 2 units instead of 2/10ths .... she got upset when I
> corrected her and never admitted she was wrong...... wonder where she bought
> RN????
> don

Of Course she was right, Don!!!   After all, that's the way the
syringes are marked so there's absolutely No-Way that anyone can take
just 2 tenths of a unit.   ;-)

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