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RE: [IP] Keeping infusion sets in

Do you exercise? 

Mine came out for the first time after a 6 mile walk/run. 

Pumping 26 days
loving it :)
"Sharon Andrews" <email @ redacted> wrote:

>Everyone keeps talking about their sets coming out but I've never had one even
>come close to coming out.  I first wipe the area with an IV prep swab.  Then,
>when that is dry, I place the clear tape with hole on my skin.  Next, I insert
>the needle with the Sof-serter into the hole and place the 2nd tape with hole
>over the needle.  Then, I twist and remove the needle and then cover the whole
>thing with an IV3000 tape.  It's worked perfect, never coming loose at all.
>Am I just blessed with sure-stick skin or are y'all doing something different.
>BTW, I have very sensitive skin but have never had any infections, soreness,
>or redness (slight pink when first removing the old tape - lasts a few hours).
>I always change the site after 3-4 days, usually 4 days.  Hope this helps
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