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Re: [IPk] painful injection sites.



I find that if I get a stinging sensation when I bolus, it's because I've 
inserted the set too shallow and it's close to a nerve.
Di

email @ redacted wrote:
> I noticed recently that I was having a burning sensation when I gave a bolus 
> this co-incided with a frustrating period of High BGs for which I could find 
> no cause. I even had the pump replaced by another because I though it was 
 > malfunctioning. But, it was actually the injection site that was causing the
>  problem hence the burning. Even though I changed sides each time I changed
> catheter
> I always used the same place on each side. Now I have changed the area 
 > completely and my control is back to normal. Has anyone else had this
problem?
> Pam Vidal
> Diabetic 20 yrs
> minimed 508 since feb 2003
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