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RE: [IPk] Glucowatch



They told me that the new version was sone way behind, but they would
emphasize that if they wanted to sell more of the originals now.

If there is no money-back option it may be that they will appear second hand
soon.

Rgds

Julian
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jackie Jacombs [mailto:email @ redacted]
> Sent: 22 February 2002 12:16
> To: Insulin Pump List
> Subject: [IPk] Glucowatch
> 
> 
> I have just received the information regarding the purchase of the
> Glucowatch.  It is going to be more expensive that was originally
> advertised.  It is going to cost #350 for the watch and #50 
> for 1 box of 16
> sensors that can only be used once.  Sasha had a seizure last 
> night just
> before my alarm clock went off at 2.30 am.  So I am still 
> thinking it have
> may helped prevent this but with its drawbacks and the fact 
> that is it so
> expensive for the sensors (not available on prescription) I 
> just dont know
> whether to fork out for this or not.  There is supposed to be a newer
> version coming out later (dont know how long) that is smaller 
> and needs less
> than the 3 hour warm up time.  I have three other children 
> and with the
> gluten free food already upping our monthly costs I dont know 
> whether to go
> for it or not.  Is there anyone on the list who had one and 
> if so, how often
> did they or do they use it. There is no money back offer now 
> and if Sasha is
> sensitive to  the sensors it will be money down the drain.
> 
> 
> 
> 
> Jackie Jacombs
> 
> Mum of Sasha aged 7=  dx D 1999 coelica dx 2001
> 
> email @ redacted
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