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Re: [IP] Rx for insulin

It is weird that you said that about the drips out of the Humalog bottle,  I 
have been noticing the same thing.  I am super careful that I properly 
"prime" my bottle by putting the same amount of air into my bottle as to 
what I withdrawl and I am getting the same thing.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Broonie" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Thursday, September 30, 2010 1:10 PM
Subject: Re: [IP] Rx for insulin

>I bet there are lots of pharmacists who have never filled a syringe who 
>think that if there are 1000 units (10 ml.) of insulin in a bottle, it's 
>possible to get all 1000 units out.  I have been experiencing drips lately 
>out of every bottle of Humalog that I use.  Stick a needle in, and insulin 
>rushes out. I estimated that I am losing about 60-80 units of insulin per 
>bottle.  Denise
> On 9/29/2010 5:55 PM, george lovelace wrote:
>> Sure, I bet there are some people that way over-estimate how much they
>> use.  What do they do with the extra?  Throw it out?  Sell it?  Hell,
>> no, they USE it!  I guess the bean counters are just worried that I
>> will die and have more than 6 bottles of insulin left and they will
>> lose money on the deal.  Tough!!!
> .
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