All Discussions Tagged 'sets' (24)

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Where do you order pump supplies?

I think I posted this in the wrong forum - sorry haven't been on here in a while..... Just curious where others order their insulin pump su…

Started by Tikicristi

15 Jun 12
Reply by Jessica_Strickland

quick set

Has anyone been having problems with their sets such as bent cannulas...for 6 months now I have been having this issue and I have been on t…

Started by Robin

18 May 27
Reply by Robin

Insurance delay on supplies

Is there anyone else experiencing difficulty with getting supplies with the change in insurance coverage? I recently switched to Blue Shiel…

Started by Chris

11 May 2
Reply by Chris

Infusion Sets - does anyone have problems with bruising & then, poor absorption?

Hi. I would appreciate any ideas regarding infusion sets that work well for active, slim pumpers. I used Comfort shorts for many years. Ear…

Started by Kathy

4 Nov 12, 2013
Reply by Kathy

Am I just a rookie or am I doing something wrong? Help with infusion sets!

I just started using the MM Paradigm and have the Quick Set infusion sets. I switched from Omnipod because of insurance reasons and LOVED t…

Started by caseylynn39

14 Apr 23, 2013
Reply by caseylynn39

Why are we not supposed to put an infusion site too close to our belly buttons?

I am totally confused as to why I keep reading to stay 2 to 4 inches away from the belly button when inserting an infusion set. I wasn't to…

Started by Suzanne

23 Mar 30, 2013
Reply by TeeBee

Quick advice needed

I have 4 infusion sets left. That is 12 days for me and I need to get in an order. Have been rationing out pump supplies since I retired, a…

Started by Brunetta

5 Aug 7, 2012
Reply by Brunetta

Different Infusion Sets for Different Sites?

I've been using Mio infusion sets since getting my pump a little over a year ago and generally have really liked them. Few issues, they sti…

Started by MyBustedPancreas

3 Aug 2, 2012
Reply by MyBustedPancreas

Animas and Anthem/Blue Cross issue

Not sure if this is right place for this, but anyone else have problems with re-ordering supplies lately? My health coverage and insurance…

Started by bobnominous

11 Jan 29, 2012
Reply by Chris

Orbit Micro problems and other infusion set issues

Has anyone else experienced "No Delivery" or dodgy delivery problems with the Orbit Micro infusion set? I really liked them when I first st…

Started by Heather

1 May 23, 2011
Reply by nel




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