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Re: [IPk] Re: Highs


I just wanted to adjust my basals this past week cos i had switched from 
Humalog to Novorapid and had a few days rocky ride, so I went to that page 
and read through it.

I have a problem with it. It states (paraphrased) "choose a vanilla day ... 
a day without unexpected highs or lows". While I agree this would be the 
ideal situation in which to adjust things, I only EVER change my basals 
when I have been experiencing highs or lows that are neither expected nor 

Julian - I also need a really low rate from midnight to 4am (0.3) and by 
7am it is at 0.9 (goes up to 1.0 at 9am and starts dropping again by 11am), 
so I think Di has made a good point about dawn phenomenon.


At 06:07 AM 23/10/2003, you wrote:

>Suggested reading:
>Pumping Insulin: Testing and Setting Basal Rates
>and HOWTO profile your Basal Rates

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