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Is it safe to mix Humalog and Humulin R?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Tim Feb 6, 2013. 4 Replies

I am dialing in my I:C ratio and I want a longer coverage of Insulin so.. sometimes I take Humalog and Humulin R at the same dosing time. But I have been doing two injections.'So the question I ask…Continue

What to do when (BG is high) and it is time for a Dose?

Started this discussion. Last reply by S Woodward Jan 24, 2013. 18 Replies

If I have a 300+ BG reading and it is time for a AM or PM dose.I should take the Dose (7R and 13NPH) as scheduled or because of the high glucose should I add to the regular dose an additional amount…Continue

Out of Date Insulin.... ???

Started this discussion. Last reply by A Thorn in my Flesh Jan 24, 2013. 4 Replies

I have a vial of Humalog Insulin that expired in 2006. Question is ... has anyone here used out of date insulin and what are the risks?I am guessing it would probably work ok, and at $145 per vial.I…Continue

 

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A Thorn in my Flesh commented on Manny Hernandez's group 'Diabetes Supplies Art'
"Verity, I like all of these monsters of yours, and hope to see more when you get enough supplies saved up. when you start building these, how long does it take you to complete?"
Feb 12, 2013
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"Reading "Think Like A Pancreas"...wow!! makes all kinds of sense. recommended as standard issue for any diabetic."
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A Thorn in my Flesh commented on Manny Hernandez's group 'Diabetes Supplies Art'
"YES! very nice! What do you call it? "Bug that bites"? Truly an artist you are. post another?"
Feb 7, 2013
A Thorn in my Flesh commented on Manny Hernandez's group 'Diabetes Supplies Art'
"Verity, Wow....again, wow. Those works are just downright awesome. I am very inspired by your work!! Stick to it!! (no pun intended)"
Feb 6, 2013
Tim replied to A Thorn in my Flesh's discussion 'Is it safe to mix Humalog and Humulin R?'
"I read the OP's desire, and I thought he wanted a "distorted smudging of the action". i.e. a result that was not as slow as R (little action inside an hour, but a peak way out at 3 or 4 hours) but also not as fast as Humalog (peak…"
Feb 6, 2013
A Thorn in my Flesh replied to A Thorn in my Flesh's discussion 'Is it safe to mix Humalog and Humulin R?'
"Thanks Brian (bsc), your answer is what I figured, so it is onward with multiple injections for this action. Thanks for your response."
Feb 6, 2013
Brian (bsc) replied to A Thorn in my Flesh's discussion 'Is it safe to mix Humalog and Humulin R?'
"Sadly, mixing Humalog and Humulin won't work. First, these are totally separate preparations, so even if they could be mixed, the end result would not be the combined action, rather it would be a distorted smudging of the action. But the real…"
Feb 6, 2013
Cinderfella replied to A Thorn in my Flesh's discussion 'Is it safe to mix Humalog and Humulin R?'
"The person to ask would be your local pharmacist. I'd be curious to know the answer too."
Feb 5, 2013

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The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
me
The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 1 or type 1.5 (LADA) diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
To help support and manage my type1
Date diagnosed
May 1, 1991
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots
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type 1 Diabetic (over 20 years)
Now on Humalog and Lantus

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At 3:45pm on May 10, 2014, Linda G said…

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From morning till night
May your BIRTHDAY be bright

And nicer than ever before!
BEST WISHES!!!
(You haven't been commenting in a while...I hope everything is OK)
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At 10:16am on May 10, 2014, wendy said…
At 4:29am on May 10, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

A Thorn in my Flesh, Happy Birthday!!! Every year is a true blessing; I hope you have an amazing year and a perfect birthday.

At 4:27am on May 10, 2013, Linda G said…

Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES!!
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Hey, why don't you come join us in the TuD chat room?
You'll see us at the bottom of the home page.
We have a great time getting to know each other, sharing info and lots of laughs :)
It's on every day!
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At 2:32am on May 10, 2013, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

A Thorn in My Flesh, Happy Birthday !! Here is hoping your day is full of joy and happiness.

At 5:54pm on January 8, 2013, Stemwinder (Gary) said…

Welcome my friend, We are glad you have joined us. Understanding and support are just a couple of things you will find here. Check out what this site offers. You will find information on many subjects and look at the many groups, they are each taylored to a certain subject ot situtations..

At 2:07pm on January 8, 2013, Jim Roach said…

Welcome to TuDiabetes!

At 1:49pm on January 8, 2013, Marie B said…

hello and welcome to the community! glad to see you are enjoying it. I also loved seeing your supplies art. we'd love to see pictures any of your artistic endeavors. let me know if you have questions about us.

At 1:13pm on January 8, 2013, brokenpole said…

Welcome to the family! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of all you will learn that you are not alone. Everyone here is supportive and will provide answers to your questions. Search the site for answers. Read the discussions and blogs for information. There are videos to help you understand diabetes and its treatment. Most of all there is family to talk to and even to vent to, if needed. Welcome home.

At 5:08am on January 8, 2013, Stress said…

Welcome to a great site full of great info!!

 
 
 

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