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Re: [IP] pizza question



MM rep just told me last week, that giving two boluses or using the dual
wave, are exactly the same thing. Some people do the two boluses as they
don't trust the dual wave, or don't understand exactly how it works. But
actually the dual wave is eliminating a step
----- Original Message -----
From: "Paul Coleman" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Monday, October 16, 2000 5:14 PM
Subject: [IP] pizza question


> Hello everyone,
>
> I haven't started on the pump yet, but I have been reading about how to
> program my new Minimed 508,  and I have experience carb counting.  I know
> that the question I am about to ask has probably been brought up on this
> group more than a couple times,  but I'd still like some answers so here
it
> goes:
>
> On pizza injections ,  I give myself one shot before and then take another
> shot of a few units,  two hours later.  However, I noticed that the dual
> wave bolus is an option similiar to that on the pump.  So my question is
> this,  what's better to give myself two boluses similiar to taking two
> injections, or just to program a dual wave bolus? I know this a YMMV
issue,
> but I'd just like to know what works for you.  Thanks.
>
> - Paul
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