New insulin pump from Tandem, the T:Slim touch screen insulin pump.
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I have recently been diagnosed with gastroparesis and my endo thinks that switching to R insulin might help as its action is slower than humalog or novolog which are the only insulins approved for use in the t-slim. Anyone using R in the t-slim?
I got my T-slim a couple of months ago and was SO excited to have a smaller pump I could wear close to my body so I wouldn't have dilemmas with wearing different dresses and skirts! But now I am sorely disappointed and thinking about switching back…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
So, does anyone know if it is possible, and if so how, to extend the Resume Insulin alarm? Fifteen minutes is awesome if you just had to disconect for a few minutes and forgot to push the button after reconecting. However, my showers last a good 30…Continue
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…Continue
So I spent 7 hours in ER today. Mild DKA. Changed my infusion first thing this morning and 2 hours later BG was almost 400. Changed the set again and notice the first set had a 90 degree bend at the end, so I thought that was the problem. My BG…Continue
I've had my pump for a year now, and the past couple of months I've noticed that once I get down to about 40-50 units remaining, my pump starts having some issues... It will give me at least a couple of occlusion alerts every time that I bolus, and…Continue
I have had my T:Slim for about 3 weeks and love it. But in trying to use T:Connect all I can get is the Dashboard. If I click on Reports a lll I get is the tabs at the top of the page for Trends etc. I am using a Mac Desktop with the latest version…Continue
Has anyone else run into this alarm on the t:slim?I received it not after a flight, but rather after a hot day of bike riding. I wear my t:slim against my hip when I ride and I have been doing this for 6 months. But this past weekend after coming…Continue
Hello everyone, I am new here and have an appointment with my CDE on Thursday morning so I can try the T-slim. If all goes well, I will officially switch following the trial! I wanted to get your feedback on a conversation I had with a Medtronic…Continue