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Re: [IPk] Hypo control

Best of luck with it, June.


>From: "June Searle" <email @ redacted>
>Reply-To: email @ redacted
>To: <email @ redacted>
>Subject: Re: [IPk] Hypo control
>Date: Wed, 28 Jun 2006 00:31:12 +0100
>I thought I should just give another e-mail after my hospital visit.  It 
>was decided that probably it was the site change 6 or 6 weeks or so ago 
>which started my problems.  The reason for the change from tummy to legs 
>was because I needed 50% more basal than previously.  I thought this would 
>help absorption and I asked at the hospital at the time about lovering it 
>but was told there was unlikely to be a difference.  I did have problems 
>for a few days but these seemed to subside and then I put the change out of 
>my mind.
>With the problems of the past 3 weeks I had not considered that this was 
>actually happening until telling the story at the hospital.  However I have 
>cut the insulin even further and not have 7 hours with 0.0 insulin from 10 
>pm - 5.am.  I have also been curring it elsewhere and was told to take 
>another 0.5 off.  I am now back where I was with the total amount of 
>I did not take the Medtronic pump and am having a trial of the Animas from 
>11 July.  The problems are getting less but I am still testing in the night 
>and not sleeping very well.  I hope it settles down completely soon.
>June .

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