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Afrezza An Ultra Rapid-Acting Insulin / Inhaled Insulin Onset 12 minutes!!!!

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jan Apr 23, 2013. 90 Replies

I have been on Afrezza now for months. It is an ultra rapid insulin that is inhaled. I been on it now for 4 months and it has changed my life as I have no more worries of nighttime lows or lows…Continue

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Linda G left a comment for AfrezzaUser
"♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫ Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer. New happiness that stays throughout the year... Hope your birthday brings all these and more. BEST WISHES…"
Apr 5
rick the "Blogabetic" left a comment for AfrezzaUser
"AfrezzaUser, Happy Birthday!!! Every year is a true blessing; I hope you have an amazing year and a perfect birthday."
Apr 5
Marie B left a comment for AfrezzaUser
"hi there, I thought you might be interested in this discussion http://www.tudiabetes.org/forum/topics/what-if-you-could-get-insulin-without-needles"
Mar 12
Jan replied to AfrezzaUser's discussion 'Afrezza An Ultra Rapid-Acting Insulin / Inhaled Insulin Onset 12 minutes!!!!'
"One more concern..... If one should give the incorrect prandial dosage with Afrezza, would there be problems with hypos and not enough time to assess the situation and retrench? ICRs are more stable than basals but... different amounts of insulin…"
Apr 23, 2013
Jan replied to AfrezzaUser's discussion 'Afrezza An Ultra Rapid-Acting Insulin / Inhaled Insulin Onset 12 minutes!!!!'
"They should skip application to FDA altogether and try to market the drug in Europe first. FDA will hold release up for years. Once the drug is marketed in Europe it will be easier to get it through the FDA.... hopefully. This appears to be NOTHING…"
Apr 23, 2013
Judy replied to AfrezzaUser's discussion 'Afrezza An Ultra Rapid-Acting Insulin / Inhaled Insulin Onset 12 minutes!!!!'
"If I recall correctly, Afrezza has failed to "pass" FDA twice..."
Apr 21, 2013
Judy replied to AfrezzaUser's discussion 'Afrezza An Ultra Rapid-Acting Insulin / Inhaled Insulin Onset 12 minutes!!!!'
"sounds like a sales pitch...."
Apr 21, 2013
Jan replied to AfrezzaUser's discussion 'Afrezza An Ultra Rapid-Acting Insulin / Inhaled Insulin Onset 12 minutes!!!!'
"This insulin does sound like what we need. We need to stop the lows that can occur even with frequent basal testing. Our Type 1 seems to be extremely sensitive to the slightest amount of extra exercise (I am talking about walking, not planned…"
Apr 21, 2013
Linda G left a comment for AfrezzaUser
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY is only the beginning AfrezzaUser!! Wishing you all that is good in life and top it with more happiness and endless love. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hey, why…"
Apr 5, 2013
Ron replied to AfrezzaUser's discussion 'Afrezza An Ultra Rapid-Acting Insulin / Inhaled Insulin Onset 12 minutes!!!!'
"From a pre diabetic standpoint we have been trying to learn more about this product but also have questions about dosing. On their website they mention that the dosing will be available in 3, 6, and 9 unit equivalents to 3, 6, and 9 iu of humalog.…"
Mar 7, 2013
Ron replied to AfrezzaUser's discussion 'Afrezza An Ultra Rapid-Acting Insulin / Inhaled Insulin Onset 12 minutes!!!!'
"From a pre diabetic standpoint we have been trying to learn more about this product but also have questions about dosing. On their website they mention that the dosing will be available in 3, 6, and 9 unit equivalents to 3, 6, and 9 iu of humalog.…"
Mar 7, 2013
Jan replied to AfrezzaUser's discussion 'Afrezza An Ultra Rapid-Acting Insulin / Inhaled Insulin Onset 12 minutes!!!!'
"I was not aware the effects of inhaled insulin were that spectacular.... just afraid there may be lung damage so would adopt a wait and see attitude as it is a child that has Type 1, not willing to risk. Sounds amazing. I have not heard any reports…"
Dec 23, 2012
Alisonisayoshi replied to AfrezzaUser's discussion 'Afrezza An Ultra Rapid-Acting Insulin / Inhaled Insulin Onset 12 minutes!!!!'
"Well as much as Ive enjoyed being advertised to, I have this awesome insulin called Humalog. It injects right through this cool device called a pump. They have these neat sensors so I wont die from low sugar (thank you poster for your lovely scare…"
Dec 19, 2012
Karen liked AfrezzaUser's discussion Afrezza An Ultra Rapid-Acting Insulin / Inhaled Insulin Onset 12 minutes!!!!
Dec 19, 2012
Jethro replied to AfrezzaUser's discussion 'Afrezza An Ultra Rapid-Acting Insulin / Inhaled Insulin Onset 12 minutes!!!!'
"Normal pancreas sends insulin to the portal vein. I saw that on a website somewhere...I therefor assume that insulin is normally delivered intravaneously which is why it works so quick and is then done. The problem with subcutaneous injections is…"
Dec 19, 2012
Jethro replied to AfrezzaUser's discussion 'Afrezza An Ultra Rapid-Acting Insulin / Inhaled Insulin Onset 12 minutes!!!!'
"I disagree with still youngat heart. I work hard to maintain control but I have highs and lows all the time. My brother had a low in his hot tub and drowned, died and was amazingly brought back to life. I fractured my shoulder during a night time…"
Dec 19, 2012

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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?
Spread the work about my treatment on Afrezza
Date diagnosed
January 25, 2003
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.9
Type of treatment/devices you use
N/A

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At 8:18am on April 5, 2014, Linda G said…

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Smiles and laughter. Joy and cheer.
New happiness that stays throughout the year...
Hope your birthday brings all these and more.
BEST WISHES AfrezzaUser!!
♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫

At 2:45am on April 5, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

AfrezzaUser, Happy Birthday!!! Every year is a true blessing; I hope you have an amazing year and a perfect birthday.

At 1:13am on April 5, 2014, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday, AfrezzaUser. I wish for you a most wonderful day and many,many more. ENJOY!!!

At 10:44am on March 12, 2014, Marie B said…

hi there, I thought you might be interested in this discussion
http://www.tudiabetes.org/forum/topics/what-if-you-could-get-insulin-without-needles

At 7:35pm on April 5, 2013, Linda G said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY is only the beginning AfrezzaUser!!
Wishing you all that is good in life and top it
with more happiness and endless love. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
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 right now!
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At 5:11am on April 5, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday,AfrezzaUser/ I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 3:39pm on November 4, 2012, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home AfrezzaUser!
Is that the inhaled insulin???
This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends.
Take a peek at some the groups when you get a chance. Just go to the top of your page, and click on "Groups".
Once in, you can either peruse the wide array of available groups....or simply type a specific interest in the space provided.
Take in some of the blogs/discussions as well.
The resource boxes at the top of the home "Home" page, and
"About us" at the very bottom of your page and every page (the footer), offer you more information still.
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Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:
http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
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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 right now!
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DO THE BIG BLUE TEST (BBT)....For more info, see the upper left hand corner of home page. There's a video there too about the BBT!!!!
C'MON...YOU CAN DO IT!!!!
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Take care....and keep in touch!
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At 2:55pm on November 4, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

WELCOME to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. Please read the BLOGS the FORUMS and check out the many GROUPS for much valuable advice and information. WELCOME!!!

 
 
 

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