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Re: [IP] basal of 0.0



Animas will do a basal rate of 0.05 with no clogging.

The Kaddens wrote:
> 
> our daughter is currently on a basal rate of 0.1 from 12 am to 9 am, but is
> dropping in the early morning hours anyway. we did a temporary basal the past
> two nights of 0.0 for 1 1/2 or 2 hours, and that seemed to help.
> for some reason, our minimed rep says we can do this with a temp. basal, but
> not program basal that way. seems weird, and i dont like getting up every
> night at 3 am to set rates. i do remember someone on here mentioning their
> daughter had been on 0.0 for a couple of hours during the night, but not to do
> it for too long (i think you said 3 hours max?) because then pump would clog
> or something.
> any thoughts?
> 
> thanks
> chanie
> shifra's mom, 3 1/2 yrs old
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