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Re: [IPk] Re: D Tron + Problems

> Hi All
>  Thanks for the advice you've given. At the moment I only have
>  Humalog in the
> house so i am using that by pen on an hourly basis. Blood was riding
> at 16+ but is now down to 12 since doing this. It's annoying that I
> will have to stay up all night, but that's just a minor
> inconvenience.

Based on the absorption rate of Humalog for most people, you should 
be able to dose every two hours for basal. The amounts (once you get 
back down to normal) would usually be the total basal for the 2 hour 


>  I think my worst fear, as always, is ending up in hospital. There
>  is only me
> and the children down here. I don't have family in this area of the
> country. so I guess you can imagine the problems hospital would
> cause.
>  With all that said, I did phone disetronic as soon as I noticed the
>  problem and
> they were very helpful and have arranged for a pump to be delivered
> in the morning. I supose at the end of the day theblame really lies
> with me for not having a back up plan for such an event. I'll know
> better next time..
> Thanks
> Julian
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