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RE: [IP] Re: highs after eating


No, this IS humalog - this is why I am confused..  And - on top of it I am
suppose to have Gastropareis.


-----Original Message-----
From:	email @ redacted [mailto:email @ redacted] On Behalf Of
Sent:	Wednesday, September 30, 1998 2:46 PM
To:	email @ redacted
Subject:	[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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