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Re: [IPk] Pump on loan

HI Rhoda
Sounds odd - perhaps your pump wasn't delivering the insulin properly for 
some reason?
If at least your Bgs have come back down with the new pump then that's good.
Whoever said life with DM was boring :-)

On Friday 20 December 2002 21:42, you wrote:
> I contacted Minimed/Medtronic on Wed and they decided to have me return the
> pump to have it checked out as some weird things were happening and bgs
> were going up no matter what I did and no infection brewing etc. 
> Replacement pump arrived and I put the basals back to my previous setting
> (I'd raised them by .1 for the four settings on advice of specialist
> nurse).  Despite that I woke up at 1am with a bg of 1.8 mmol/l (33 mg/dl)! 
> Not funny.
> Seems peculiar since basals were lower and snack same as ever.  I'm boring
> that way in the evening so I can try and avoid hypos during the night. 
> Well it didn't work last night so will reduce bolus for snack tonight.
> So it's back to lots of testing and checking including during the night.
> I'm sure this is just a hiccup on the way.
> Rhoda
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