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Re: [IP] pumping siblings!!


I used to use pork insulin in the pump with no problems.  That was a while
ago,  so I am not sure if there are any current concerns about the use of
animal-based insulin in a pump or if people still use it.


>Sounds like my younger sister, who is also diabetic and on MDI.
>I talked to her today and she actually started to sound mildly
>interested... however, there is a potential problem. She uses
>animal-based insulin because of extreme insensitivity to low BG
>(she's been diabetic for over 40 years). Can she use this type
>of product with a pump? If so, I may get her pumping yet.

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