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Re: [IPk] Saline vials



Barbara

When I started on my Minimed last year, the nurse at
Kings provided me with a saline solution. I used this
for a day then switched to insulin. 

I can't believe they are expecting you to sort it out
yourself!

Jenny. 


--- email @ redacted wrote:
> Does anyone know how I can get hold of 10ml vials of
> saline?  I have been to 
> the surgery and they only have 25ml sachets (but
> they said this was a 
> cleaning fluid) so I went to Boots and they said the
> same.  They said that if 
> I went to my doctor again and requested a
> prescription for them, Boots could 
> get them in.  They said it was possible to get them
> but they were not allowed 
> to sell them to me.  I suppose I will have to go
> back to the doctor.  Is that 
> what all you pump users had to do in the beginning?
> 
> Barbara
>
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