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Re: [IP] glucagon nightmare
- Subject: Re: [IP] glucagon nightmare
- From: Kasey Sikes <email @ redacted>
- Date: Tue, 06 Oct 1998 19:27:40 -0400
> but I weigh 125 pounds and
> probably weighed about the same 20 years ago or whenever I last took glucagon.
> I was given 1/2 of the vial and that still gave me the headaches and nausea.
> Maybe I should instruct my husband to give me the same dose as Kayla gets. It
> might work just as well. ellen
FYI - Kayla weighed about 43 pounds the last time we had to use the
glucagon and she got 1/5th of the total dose. I'm not sure if the
proportions to body weight are linear, so you may want to check with
Insulin-Pumpers website http://www.bizsystems.com/Diabetes/