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Re: [IP] about Novolog



I have seen my insulin to carb ratio go from 1:10 to 1:12.

Michael wrote:
> 
> > Hi - hope this is the correct way to leave a posting:
> >
> > Subject:  Novolog
> >
> > Would appreciate it if some people who have started pumping Novolog
> > would share their experiences with me.
> I have about a half dozen response from people that have tried
> novolog because of humalog problems and/or they must mix velosulin or
> regular with humalog to have it work for them.
> 
> All except one have been overwhelmingly positive and most said the
> novolog seemed a little more potent for them -- that may be because
> the humalog does not work well for them, but I'm speculating here. My
> daughter saw a roughly 30% drop in bolus and basal amounts when she
> switched from a mix of H/V to Novlog -- she's 18 and has been pumping
> 7 years. The one negative comments stated that the novolog did not
> seem as potent and there was more difficulty with bg control than
> with humalog. I would not discount the possibility that there is a
> distince sub group that has sensitivity to Novolog just as we know
> there is a 5-6% or higher sub group that is sensitive to Humalog.
> 
> I'm sure this is one of those YMMV things :-)
> 
> Michael
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