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[IP] Glucophage with a pump?

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Date:          Tue, 26 Sep 2000 14:00:36 -0700
To:            email @ redacted, email @ redacted
From:          "J. Joseph Prendergast" <email @ redacted>
Subject:       Re: [IPav] (Fwd) [IP] Glucophage with a pump?

We have used this from time to time in patients who seem to have
sustained insulin resistance or a major dawn phenomenon.  It works
about 70 percent of the time.

Dr. Joe
J. Joseph Prendergast, MD
3301 El Camino Real
Atherton, CA 94027
(650) 261 1111
(650) 368 0131 fax

>I've been on the pump for about 4 years. I just went to a new doctor
>(not an endocrinologist) and he wants me to go on Glucophage along
>with my pump. Is this something that helps with Humalog? I searched
>the net and found mostly articles that show it being used for Type 2
>diabetics, with some articles from 1996 saying that it had limited
>success helping with Type 1 diabetics.
>Is anyone else doing this?
>Thanks for any help.

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