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[IP] Glucophage with a pump?

From:          email @ redacted
Date:          Tue, 26 Sep 2000 17:00:53 EDT
Subject:       Re: [IPav] (Fwd) [IP] Glucophage with a pump?

Just reviewing data on a T1DM who is on a pump.  Diagnosed with PCO
and placed on Actos 15 mg daily.  Pre-Actos A1c on pump 6.5 to 7.0 (1
year), 2 months after Actos she was 6.0 with no appreciable increase
in hypoglycemia. Steven Roosevelt,MD 222 N. Second St. Boise, ID 

>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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