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Re: [IP] Re: insulin-pumpers-digest V5 #429



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From: <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Sunday, September 09, 2001 1:35 PM
Subject: [IP] Re: insulin-pumpers-digest V5 #429
> Subject: Re: [IP] need new pump!!
>
> I like to fill the reservoir once a week, and change
> infusion set every 3 to
> 3 1/2 days. It is easer for me and cheaper for the insurance!

> How can you change the resevoir once a week?  Do you add to the Insulin
every other day or what?
> Can't imagine having the same set in place for over two days.

I fill the cartridge full. Just over 3ml, after filling the line, I am just
under 3ml. I use between 36 to 41units per day of Humaolg, and that will
last about 6 to7days. I use the MiniMed silhouette MMT-372combo. And that
what it is desinged for.
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