After having owned my T:slim for almost two months (love it love it love it), I was wondering if anyone is successfully using Apidra?
In the beginning there was an issue with Apidra constantly causing occlusions, but it was also found that some of the original cartridges were having the same problem. I had switched to Novalog because it was thought to be an issue with Apidra.
Since the issue with the cartridges has been addressed, I was curious if anyone went back to Apidra.
I was having the same problems as well and went back to my Ping pump. Since going back to the TSlim and stopped using the Cleo's from Edgepark, I've not had any problems with the Tslim and occlusion alarms. I use both now, novalog and apidra as I have a ton of vials of each.
Thanks! I think I'm going to give it a try. Keeping my fingers crossed!
Diabetes Mine just posted about this. Though I don't use Apidra - I hope this is helpful!
I can get 48 hours out of Apidra on the tslim. If I try to go longer, I always get an occlusion. I tried switching to Humalog for about 6 weeks, but I wasn't get the control I had on Apidra. So as long as I change my cartridge and tubing every 2 days, I'm fine so far. I got cocky yesterday and tried to stretch it and go an occlusion in hour 61. :(