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Re: [IPk] Basals and exercise

On Thu, 19 Oct 2000, you wrote:
>I disconnect completely during exercise. I also reduce my basal by about 50%
>about 2 hours before. This is tweeked depending if I am running a bit low
>/high beforehand. I've also found that unlike on injections I do NOT need to
>reduce my post exercise insulin. Maybe the lack of insulin for a few hours
>is being compensated for.

What insulin are you using, Martin?
2 hours before sounds like quite a long time.

Yes, in general, the reason why I need to bolus 0.5 units afterwards (or 1
unit if I've been swimming - don't ask me why!) is because of the missed
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