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Re: RE: [IP] frustration over bgs
- Subject: Re: RE: [IP] frustration over bgs
- From: "Michael" <email @ redacted>
- Date: Fri, 2 Oct 1998 11:23:07 +0000
> This confirms my earlier estimates about needing 1 unit = 13 bg
> points and past experience shows me that my humalog peaks in about 1
> hr 45 minutes.
Careful there!! A large bolus takes quite a bit longer to absorb
than a small one due to localized pooling of insulin in the tissue.
You might find that a 4-5 unit bolus is absorbed faster than one
double that size. YMMV
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