New insulin pump from Tandem, the T:Slim touch screen insulin pump.
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Is there any reason to change the T:Slim cartridge with every infusion set change? If I fill the cartridge to 300 (280 after fill) Units I can easily make it last 6 days - or every other infusion set change. This would save on time and money.I would…Continue
My training is on Monday, but I was wondering if I should start pumping this weekend so that I have questions for Monday. Not sure. Never pumped before. Thanks!Continue
I haven't seen posts anywhere about this, so I figured I'd post.Tandem is wonderful to work with! I'm so impressed! They hooked me up a distributor and helped me get a new pump approved through Medically Needy in FL. They worked with my Doc's office…Continue
Just joined the group, as we are having to change from the Omnipod for my daughter and the TSlim is the only pump that makes sense for her. The more that I have learned about it the better I like it. Was thinking of the Vibe, but after really…Continue
I know that the t:slim only shows a +240 vol when it is totally filled...however it feels like I am not getting all the insulin loaded. I fill it with 3cc and I know it takes about 20-25cc to fill....so at the MOST I should have a fill of…Continue
I was on a Medtronic for a while years ago, because if various issues, my doctor told me to go back to MDI. Those issues are now cleared up, and I'm looking at getting a pump.I thought the tslim looked pretty great, but I've seen several complaints…Continue
Hi Guys,I have been using my T-slim since around October. It is my first pump. I have noticed something recently that I can't figure out. When I fill my cartridge, I have noticed that some of the insulin goes "missing". For example, if I draw up 260…Continue
I have an out of warranty Medtronic pump and am considering a switch to T:slim (in hopes it will integrate with my Dex in the future).For those using a T:slim - I would appreciate hearing about the display readability in bright sunlight. Any other…Continue
Hi there,First post for me, as my TSlim is still on order, switching over from my second Animas Ping to get a 300u reservoir. Insulin needs have gone up as I approach 40. I have a Dexcom G4 as well, and am really tired of the hype and waiting on…Continue
I'm finally ready, and excited, about moving to a pump for the first time. After meeting with several manufacturer reps and doing lots of online research I've decided on the T:slim pump and the Dexcom sensor. My problem is with my Endocrinologist.…Continue