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Re: [IP] Problem with site

>>The use of alcohol in conjunction with itchy sites is of particular
>>interest to me; but, leaves me to ask: is it safe? Concern: infection
>>because the site has not been well cleansed. I always re infuse after my
>>shower. I have been using IV prep. I do not know how much alcohol is in
>>it; but, I am sure some. However, I do know the IV prep aids in sticking
>>or tape removal ease. Heck I do not know what it does. I just know that
>>dry skin is a for sure thing with it and I do not always like it. Any
>>suggesitions concerning dealing with these issues would be helpful.
>>These are the small things I need to hear from other pumpers about.
>>Tim T.
>>Insulin-Pumpers website http://www.bizsystems.com/Diabetes/


When we figured out it was the alcohol we just went to using anti-
bacterial bodywash in the shower just before inserting and haven't
had any problems with cleanliness.

Insulin-Pumpers website http://www.bizsystems.com/Diabetes/