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Re: [IPp] Q: Combo lantus pump



Cool.

Would this also work for a shorter period of time, like 2-3 hours of 
swimming so she can swim without a pump on?  I will check with my endo at 
next weeks visit, but I am just curious if you have tried it for shorter 
periods. Suzanne

----- Original Message ----- 
From: <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Wednesday, July 02, 2008 4:44 PM
Subject: Re: [IPp] Q: Combo lantus pump
>
> It is called the untethered pump regime u can look up on internet but it 
> is
> used when u have to remove pump for long perios like with football. So I 
> give 75
> percent of basal via lantus and 25 percent of basal via pump then give 
> meal
> bolus via pump that way during football season we can remove pump for 4 to 
> 5
> hours at a time
> ------Original Message------
> From: Elizabeth Kann
> Sender: email @ redacted
> To: email @ redacted
> ReplyTo: email @ redacted
> Sent: Jul 2, 2008 10:20 AM
> Subject: [IPp] Q: Combo lantus pump
>
> Hi, What is a combo lantus pump? Thanks, Elizabeth (mother to a 1-year-old 
> on
> the
> omnipod)
>
>
> From: email @ redacted
> <email @ redacted>
> Subject: Re: [IPp] broken pump....back to shots
> To: email @ redacted
> Date: Sunday, June 29, 2008, 3:00 PM
>
> My sons pump broke 2 years ago
> the day before he was to start junior
> high...ugh. We switched to lantus and I
> was told that lantus requires 25
> percent
> more so I took basal from pump
> increased by 25 percent. Kept same bolus ratio.
> It is scary. We since have
> switched to combo lantus pump in fall for sports and
> it never is easy hang in
> there
>
>
> Sent from my Verizon Wireless BlackBerry
> .
.
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