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Re: [IP] Upped Basals



Hi summer,
Have you done the obvious and changed the old infusion set?   If you have
come down with something be very good at checking those surgars.   You dont
want to bottom out.  Been there done that!!!
Mike in wonderful Hamilton, Ontario Canada
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Sent: Sunday, May 18, 2003 8:09 PM
Subject: [IP] Upped Basals


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>  Well I've been having highs for days(almost a week?) anyways I raised my
basals
> up 0.2 round the clock, so I am now running at 0.9-1.1u/hour ( normally
0.7-0.9)
> and I am still having highs - when I take a correction bolus my sugars go
right
> back to normal and after meals for the most part I am normal but then next
thing
> you know I'm at 17.9(322) or even 27.7(498)!! Its crazy! There doesn't
really
> seem to be a pattern but of course I havn't been writing my sugars down-
been
> over a month probly 2! :-( I know I will start tomorrow!!!! I just can't
for the
> life of me do it!
>
>   I don't really want to adjust my basals more but might try another 0.1
up and
> I don't think its my bolus/carb ratio just plain cazy numbers! I still
think
> there is a good possibility I am fighting off something, or perhaps it
could be
> my GERD, which is acting up big time but has never really effected my
sugars
> before. Who knows.
> Confused, (again!!)
>
>
> Summer (dx'd 1986 at age 4)
> Pumping Nov.12/02 - Blue Paradigm
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