"Install the loaded cartridge, follow the prompts, fill the line, that's it.I inadvertently touched replace cartridge after I had already loaded a new cartridge. I was told just follow the prompts and when you fill the infusion line, you must at…"
"I don't believe you can pre-fill a tslim cartridge, as the pump prompts you to load an "empty cartridge" when changing. Once loaded, the pump removes the air so you don't get false doses if insulin. I think pre-filling will cause…"
"My pump is arriving Wed, 3-5, and I plan to fire it up as soon as it arrives. I have looked at all the Youtube videos, and studied all the t:slim user groups, so I feel I am ready. I have been pumping for 15 years, having used Minimed 507C and Cozmo…"
New insulin pump from Tandem, the T:Slim touch screen insulin pump. Please note: the exchange, sale or giveaway of items between members that require a prescription from a licensed practitioner, including insulin pumps and pump supplies, is not allowed on TuDiabetes.We encourage you to donate supplies to non-profits such as the Charles Ray III Diabetes Association and Insulin for…See More
"I wore the 7+ on my arm and now wear the G4 on my arm with no problems. The higher profile causes me no problems. I usually get 14 to 18 days per sensor, and the accuracy on my arm is better than previous locations."
"Estel, CCS notified me that they will no longer supply my Freestyle Lite strips, so I changed suppliers. My new supplier, http://www.diabetesspecialty.com supplies everything. By the way, I just got a letter from Dexcom stating that they have…"
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