All Discussions Tagged 'Omnipod' (39)

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Tubed pump users: Why do you prefer over Omnipod?

First: This is not to be an "us" vs. "them" sort of thread, people, please. Both tubed and patch-based pumps are incredible technologies th…

Started by Dave

97 Jun 23
Reply by Michael O

Thinking of going back to a pump

Hi gang, This is my first post on here...I don't get on very much but I'm looking for suggestions of a pump. I was diagnosed about 5 years…

Started by cassieb92

13 Jun 22
Reply by Anna-Kate

How do I deal with my split Lantus dosage when starting the pump?

I am meeting with the Omnipod trainer for the second time tomorrow. To be honest, I didn't really know that I was supposed to OFFICIALLY st…

Started by Pamaloo

15 May 11
Reply by Richard P Cosgrove

OmniPod System

If you are a "pumper", you should consider this system. There is no tube and the "Pod" is totally self-contained. The cannula is inserted a…

Started by Max Thames

14 Apr 30
Reply by barbraann

Does anyone use freestyle lite strips in their omnipod??

We have used these for years, I thought I read here that they were really the same strips as the regular freestyle and just put out under a…

Started by Jacob's mom

4 Feb 26
Reply by Jacob's mom

Recall Omnipod Freestyle teststrips

Hi - just received an e-mail from Abbott re Freestyle teststrips for Omnipod PDM recall. Reason: inaccurate measurements may occur (too low…

Started by barend

0 Feb 25

OmniPod and ACA

Hi, I'm a pretty satisfied OmniPod user here. Been experiencing somewhat frequent POD errors lately but still it's pretty alright. I was ma…

Started by Anonymous D :)

1 Jan 14
Reply by Anonymous D :)

Omnipod - interested in pump - infusion sets

My current pump is about to expire. Really interested in getting this pump as a replacement - worried about the pods cannula insertion thou…

Started by Debbi

12 Dec 9, 2013
Reply by FHS

New to pumps

Hey! I have been a diabetic for ten years now and i have never liked pumps, just the idea of being attached to it 24/7 did not appeal to me…

Started by NatetheDiabetic

7 Oct 31, 2013
Reply by Ellie

OmniPod Pods as Prescription Drug?

Hey guys! I have just started on the OmniPod, and I just ordered my first box of pods through EdgePark billed as DME (out of pocket $750 th…

Started by David Warho

18 Jun 1, 2013
Reply by tiffernee

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