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Re: [IP] symlin



 One question for the symlin users: has anyone tried a square wave, rather than
a dual? I need to do that sometimes for supper.
On May 6, 2011, at 7:58 AM, Mary Donovan wrote:

 > This is exactly the problem my son has had with the dual wave after
breakfast.
> He's gotten it to work ok with fatty meals like pizza etc but since his
> breakfasts are pretty carb-heavy but not fatty, every time we have tried a
> dual wave to fight pp highs he's ended up low.
> MaryMom of Dn, 20, dx 01 cozmo 03 dexcom 09
> 
> --- On Fri, 5/6/11, Maureen Helinski <email @ redacted> wrote:
> 
> From: Maureen Helinski <email @ redacted>
> Subject: [IP] symlin
> To: email @ redacted
> Date: Friday, May 6, 2011, 10:03 AM
> 
> I am now using 45 mcg of symlin three times a day. I take about 1/2 to 3/4
> of my regular insulin. The BG does not go up at all after eating which I
> find amazing. It does go up 2 hours later for me. At that time I can see the
> rise on the CGMS and give the rest of my normal insulin. I tried the dual
> wave but went low because there was still too much insulin during the two
> hour period. It is a learning experience but I don't know why all type 1's
> aren't using symlin. I would like to hear about the experiences of others
> using symlin.
> .

Sue Ann Bowling
email @ redacted
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