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Re: [IP] leave the old set in

At 11:42 AM 10/26/98, email @ redacted wrote:
>Re saving unused insulin and injecting it back into the fresh insulin vial.
>Even though it has worked this would not be considered good practice.  The
>reason being, there is always the possible risk of contamination occuring
>during that process, no matter how careful you might be.  Understanding this,
>I guess you can do as you desire.  Good luck and healthy pumping.


I know it is not recommended practice, but I figured this is true only
because of the risk that the insulin is not as 'fresh' as the fill from the
vial. How is it that there's more risk of contamination? Thanks.


Tina Farrell
Writing, Editing, Design
email @ redacted

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