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[IPk] Re: [IPk] Fwd: Insulin pumps + nickel´alle rgy

Hi Di

The best advice I can give to your friend is to contact the companies direct
to discuss possible solutions to her problem.

Kind regards


-----Original Message-----
From: Diana Maynard <email @ redacted>
To: email @ redacted <email @ redacted>
Date: 31 October 2001 13:53
Subject: [IPk] Fwd: Insulin pumps + nickel4allergy

>Hi folks
>I had an enquiry from someone about a nickel allergy. Does anyone have any
>possible solutions?
>It seems she has problems even just inserting the needle and taking it out
>again. She has a Minimed 508 and has been using the Disetronic Tender (?
>- inserted at an angle, needle left in) sets. [Not sure if she's actually
>using the Tender (which doesn't leave a needle in, but a teflon cannula) or
>if she's using Rapids or something which do leave the needle in. She has
>developed an
>allergy to the metal and has great difficulty even inserting with the
>Sofserter the Sofset Ultimate QR or other sets.
>Thanks for any help.
>for HELP or to subscribe/unsubscribe, contact: HELP@insulin-pumpers.org
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