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Re: HYPOS and seizures WASRe: [IPk] Constant highs

> So much for 'continuing patient education' !
> The concerns about using lucozade if someone is fitting is simply
> that they might choke if not fully conscious. If you catch a hypo
> early enough, it's still perfectly correct to use lucozade or
> similar. Many parents use thick honey which I think is a good idea

Honey is not a particularly good choice. It contains complex sugars 
that must be digested rather then glucose which is absorbed by mucous 
membranes directly. A far better choice is glucose gel which has a 
consistancy similar to honey.

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