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Re: [IP] Erica & Mixing Insulins.....sigh :-(



What is velosulin?  I never heard the word before!
				Nancy Apple

Ted Quick wrote:
> 
> email @ redacted wrote:
> >
> > Ok I'm confused-I thought only humulog was used with the pump? Just
> > wondering. Thanks
> 
> Not necessarily. Some people can't use Humalog because they're allergic
> to
> it, or at least it doesn't work for them. Some doctors insist that
> Humalog
> CAN'T be used in pumps becuse the FDA hasnt approved it for that (which
> means they haven't TESTED it for pump use, not that it doesn't work)
> which is silly since many medicines are used for FDA untested things.
> 
> Some people use Velosulin, some use Regular, and many here mmix either
> of
> them with Humalog in some ratio, so there's no standard answer. We do
> what works for each of us.
> 
> Ted Quick
> email @ redacted
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