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Re: [ SPAM ] [IP] Tandem Cartridges



Try using the case.
If the pump is resting against your skin, the body heat can cause occlusions
The case adds just enough insulation.

Henry David
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> On Aug 9, 2019, at 2:45 PM, Carol Stefan
<email @ redacted> wrote:
>
> I've had a Tandem for three months. I get pretty frequent occlusions, which
> I've never had with any other pumps over the last 19 years. I don't know
why.
>
> I use about 30 units of Novolog a day, so I should get at least 7 days out
of a
> cartridge, but I start getting the occlusions or other high-Bg problems
after
> about 3 or 4 days, with a lot of insulin waste.
>
> Does anyone have any ideas? I know Tandem suggests just filling a cartridge
for
> 3 days, but I have NEVER had to do that for any other pump. I am so
frustrated
> and would welcome any info. Can any of you with Tandems get more than 3 or
4
> days out of a cartridge?
>
> Thanks, Carol
> Dx 1988, Pumping 2000
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