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Re: [IP] WE MAY HAVE LIFT-OFF!



Michael (and everyone!)
	How do you think I should proceed at Caitlyn's Appt. with her Endo and
clinic team on November 11th?  I wanted to walk in armed and ready! 
Thank you for you imput.

Carrie

Michael wrote:
> 
> > Caitlyn uses 6 1/2 units of NPH and 1-2 units of humolog in the
> > morning. In the evening she gets 3 1/2 units of ultralente and 1/2-1
> > 1/2 units of humolog.  What should I know?
> >
> > Michael wrote:
> 
> that's 10 units a day of basal. There would be no obvious reason to
> use diluted insulin for someone with that high an insulin
> requirement. On the average it is slightly more than 0.4u/hr. Her
> real requirements will vary across the day, probably be higher at
> some times and lower -- even 0 -- at others. My daughter ran a basal
> rate of 0u/hr for about 5 hrs a day for the first few months of her
> pump use.
> 
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