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Re: [IP] Re: bolusing for high-protein meal



Good question Shaun.  But, I imagine as in the case of carb counting one
size does not fit all.  I'll be going to pump class and carb counting class
soon and I will bring up this topic then.

Chris
Who's insulin to carb ration is 1:5
and in the evening 1:3

----- Original Message -----
From: "Shaun Oakey" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Sunday, November 10, 2002 6:18 AM
Subject: [IP] Re: bolusing for high-protein meal


> So ... would I be correct in summing up all the posts about this that a
rule
> of thumb is to bolus 1 U for every 3 oz./90 g protein but only if the meal
> contains 3 oz. or more of protein, and that the bolus should be a square
> wave, not a normal one? (I know everyone's different; I'm just looking for
a
> general rule.)
>
> Shaun
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