Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users


Minimed Paradigm Insulin Pump Users

For users of any model of the Medtronic Minimed Paradigm insulin pump.

Please note: the exchange, sale or giveaway of items between members that require a prescription from a licensed practitioner, including insulin pumps and pump supplies, is not allowed on TuDiabetes.

We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles Ray III Diabetes Association and Insulin for Life, which accept insulin pumps and pump supplies (as well as other diabetes-related prescription items).

You can also approach your physician's office or local medical groups to discuss donating them to those in need of assistance in your area.

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Latest Activity: Mar 18

Diabetes Forum

Where to put tubing with an arm site

Started by Sumattox. Last reply by Sumattox Mar 18. 8 Replies

Blood in infusion set

Started by Stephanie. Last reply by Stephanie Mar 3. 6 Replies

Thinking of adding sensor

Started by MKSSS. Last reply by john Feb 9. 24 Replies

Back to Minimed from Omnipod

Started by Dana. Last reply by irrational John Feb 5. 20 Replies

Sensors not penetrating skin

Started by Angela. Last reply by irrational John Jan 24. 14 Replies

Enlite sensor tips I got from Medtronics

Started by Kevin H. Last reply by irrational John Jan 24. 20 Replies

How long do you wear an Enlite Sensor

Started by Graeme. Last reply by irrational John Jan 16. 10 Replies

Bled like a stuffed pig

Started by Taylor_B. Last reply by ThunderOwl Jan 3. 12 Replies

New Enhanced Enlite Sensor

Started by Graeme. Last reply by irrational John Dec 30, 2014. 6 Replies

OneTouch replacement?

Started by Nell. Last reply by Sam from Alabam Dec 6, 2014. 24 Replies

Pump problem: "NO DELIVERY"

Started by Marisa English. Last reply by Laura S. Nov 8, 2014. 13 Replies

What's your favorite type of infusion set?

Started by Sumattox. Last reply by FP1966 Oct 30, 2014. 8 Replies

Contour NEXT USB (Link Meter) pouch

Started by Geoffrey Steinman. Last reply by Bionic Referee Oct 18, 2014. 69 Replies

530G Enlite pump

Started by MKSSS. Last reply by Hope Oct 16, 2014. 3 Replies

Minimed revel 723 vs minimed 530g

Started by Taylar. Last reply by Libby Sep 23, 2014. 9 Replies

Sensors and transmitter

Started by Taylar. Last reply by Taylar Sep 4, 2014. 8 Replies

Crimped Infusion Sets

Started by piptik jenkins. Last reply by rrrruff Aug 30, 2014. 15 Replies

Battery problems

Started by swisschocolate. Last reply by shoshana27 Aug 19, 2014. 16 Replies

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Comment by Dlrdon on May 20, 2010 at 8:14pm
Erika upload the info to carelink and printout every 2 weeks and take them in when you see the doctor, that what I do. Sarah call medtronics and ask for some sure-t's they will send a couple for free to try, I would ask for 6mm.
Comment by Type1 on May 20, 2010 at 12:53pm
1 call to Medtronic should give you the "exact" requirement. I've been using 6mm and I use .5 for 6 years now per my CDE.
Thanks Erika.
Comment by Type1 on May 20, 2010 at 11:53am
Sarah, I believe it is 0.5. Someone else on here discussed this same topic. You can read it here;
Comment by Cin on May 19, 2010 at 6:17pm
Haven't been around in awhile. Now proudly sporting a 523 Revel in Purple. :)
Glad to be back.
Comment by Dlrdon on May 17, 2010 at 3:21pm
The doctor should have carelink pro. They can access your records from their office. the carelink site has the info.
Comment by Type1 on May 17, 2010 at 2:04pm
I just gave my Endo and CDE my Carelink sign in info and they can access all my reports and pick all or which ever one they want to see. Works for me and they are happy too.
Good luck:)
Comment by David C Weisberg on May 16, 2010 at 3:23pm
The best way to dispose of the sharps in a an empty detergent bottle. Needles cannot penetrate it by accident. When the container is full, I put it in the trash and it goes to a landfill.
Comment by Helen Doolittle on May 16, 2010 at 9:17am
I put my sharps in a plastic cottage cheese container and then when it is full, I take it to work, which is a Oral Surgery office, and dispose of the sharps in the sharps container!
Comment by Anthony on May 13, 2010 at 3:30pm
Oh, I put of the sharp items in an empty water gallon container and then drop those off at the sharps disposal place in the city.

Jennifer. the IV3000 and Prep were shipped with my pump and the other materials.
Comment by Gary Harrison on May 13, 2010 at 3:18pm

With the exception of the Intro Needle, I toss everything else in the trash.


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