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Re: [IPk] Opinions/Experience with Infusion Sets



In a message dated 28/10/2003 18:28:49 GMT Standard Time, 
email @ redacted writes:

> I will ask the hospital if I can try Rapids to see  if they irritate my
> skin less.  They sound quite different to Quicksets.
> 
> I have tried tegaderm, which didn't seem to make a difference, and now
> I'm experimenting with opsite, using the patch on the right side of my
> body and not on the left.  It does seem to be a bit better, but I
> haven't had a major flare up since I tried.
> 

Hiya Pat

Where do you get your Tegaderm from?  I just wondered if it is available on 
prescription or not.  Also, I wonder if the people who are having their 
consumables funded, actually get Tegaderm or Opsite funded too?

Barbara
Mum to Danielle, pumping and trying out new sets etc
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