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Re: [IP] Lilly's accidental bolus



Wow 90 units thats a huge one.  I've only over bolused once since I started
pumping in Jan and that was because I treated a high BG without subtracting
my target range.

Thanks for the funny story Michael and glad to hear everything was OK
afterwards.

John
> Best guess is that she infused about 90 units of insulin. Fortunately
> we had several 50 tab bottles of glucose with us and plenty of food.
> She ate a few snacks, but mainly relied on the glucose to keep her
> bgs in the 60 - 150 range. Estimated bg fall rate was several hundred
> points per hour.
>
> I talked to her endo when we returned home and he said that we choose
> the best course of action. Oral glucose can be administered
> faster and in greater quantity than any other method. Lily was fine,
> a little tired the next day, but no worse for the wear.
>
> Michael
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