Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users Discussions (635)

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Where to put tubing with an arm site

Hi guys! I just tried out a couple of arm sites for the first time and I loved them. I just have one problem--where can I put the tubing so…

Started by Sumattox

8 Mar 18
Reply by Sumattox

Blood in infusion set

Anyone else have this problem? I keep getting an occlusion with my infusion set. I keep finding it blocked with blood. I feel like i am bur…

Started by Stephanie

6 Mar 3
Reply by Stephanie

Thinking of adding sensor

I've been a pump user for almost two years now, and my endo and diabetic educator both mentioned 'sensor'. Do those that use it find that i…

Started by MKSSS

24 Feb 9
Reply by john

Back to Minimed from Omnipod

Hello Everyone, I am about to receive the Minimed 530G after using Omnipod for the past few years. I am also a Dexcom user. Would anyone be…

Started by Dana

20 Feb 5
Reply by irrational John

Sensors not penetrating skin

Any suggestions for what I may be doing wrong? The needle isn't going all the way in. Both sides and stomach. I have 2 insertion devices wi…

Started by Angela

14 Jan 24
Reply by irrational John

Enlite sensor tips I got from Medtronics

Hi everyone, I thought I'd pass along some tips a Medtronic trainer gave me the other day. Some background, I've had issues with sensors on…

Started by Kevin H

20 Jan 24
Reply by irrational John

How long do you wear an Enlite Sensor

On average, how long do your Enlite sensors last and is it safe to wear them beyond 6 days? My last sensor lasted 13 days and I took it ou…

Started by Graeme

10 Jan 16
Reply by irrational John

Bled like a stuffed pig

I had to change my site twice because it didnt stick & blood came pouringout. Ihad to change my pants lol! Has anyone else had a gusher?

Started by Taylor_B

12 Jan 3
Reply by ThunderOwl

New Enhanced Enlite Sensor

So I get an email today from Medtronic informing me of the new enhanced Enlite Glucose Senor. It lists a bunch of improvements over the old…

Started by Graeme

6 Dec 30, 2014
Reply by irrational John

I have had my Minimed Paradigm 722 for 8 years. How long will it last I ask?

Started by Debbie P

8 Dec 26, 2014
Reply by Laura S.

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