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Re: [IPk] silhouettes and skin irritation

Hi Paula
How long are you leaving the sets in for? Try reducing the amount of 
time to 2 days insteadf of 3 perhaps?

Paula Briggs wrote:
> Hi, have recently changed to silhouettes after the quicksets were 
> causing me delivery problems (I'm quite thin). My control is better 
> with the silhouettes and i don't get the twinges of pain as I did with 
> the quicksets when they touched muscle, but I have noticed the site 
> points are quite sore - with quicksets i just had a small red mark on 
> removal - with these I have a more inflamed, hard area - which never 
> seems to need treating (goes away in a couple of days), but my body 
> defintely doesn't like the slightly bigger (thicker?) needle.
> Any other options? similar experiences?
> many thanks Paula
> Type 1 since 2001, pumping since april 2008
> .
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