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RE: [IP] Stress Test

At 12:49 PM 9/25/02, you wrote:
>Don't bolus, use just the basal.  If you are low in the morning, make sure
>they know you will be drinking a sweet beverage no matter what they say.  I
>bolused for a BS of 180 the first time, but only administered half.  Take
>along some sprite/coke/juice in case you need it during the test.  Test
>before, during (if they will let you), and immediately after to make sure
>where your sugars are.  I also suspended my pump during the test (which I do
>for exercising, too).
>Everything was good, just like when I exercise.  YMMV!

Why can't you have anything to eat or drink before a stress test?  Does 
anyone know the reason?

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