New insulin pump from Tandem, the T:Slim touch screen insulin pump.
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The T:slim has a bolus limit of 25 units, after that is delivered you can have the option of 25 more for a total of 50 units but that's it.Here is an example of how the problem effects me. I am using an insulin to carb ratio of 1:1.5. For breakfast…Continue
Hey everyone! I'm new to the site, so bear with me if something like this has been asked before! I've been on the Animas Ping pump for just under 5 years now, and I absolutely love it. But since I've been introduced to the T:slim, I can't stop…Continue
Trying to decide on either getting Minimed upgrade or changing to T:Slim. I am so used to my Paradigm, we are like old friends and actually with my old, and dead pump that I will get credit for, it would be about $500 cheaper to get the upgrade.…Continue
Today is going on my 3rd day on my T:Slim and I LOVE IT!!! So much! I am beyond thrilled! I know I wasn't accessing a lot of my MM, but on this pump, the T:Slim, everything is just so much easier to understand. I'm not a "right-minded" person, i.e.,…Continue
My new T:Slim is coming today!! I'm so excited!! Just wanted to thank everyone here who has helped me in making my decision. Thanks to you guys it was a pretty easy decision to make. Seems that having been pumping on a Minimed for the past 15 years,…Continue
It seems the center of my T:Slim screen is a little non-responsive when touching the #2 to unlock. I have to hit it multiple times to get it to work. Also, any button in that same area seems non-responsive.Anyone else experience this dead area when…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
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
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