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[IP] Re: highs after eating

> Right before I eat I count my carbs and do the appropriate amount of
> bolus to cover my meal.  I then proceed to eat.  After 1 1/2 to 2
> hours I will check my bs - sometimes it is as high as 270. 
> Sometimes I will freak and do more bolus but then several hours
> later I go low.  Is this normal? 
Sounds like you are using a 'regular' insulin, not humalog. If this 
is the case, you probably need to bolus 30min to 1 hour prior to 
eating. Post prandial highs are normal for the situation you have 
described. Gotta bolus earlier or use Humalog.

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