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  1. New Member Introductions
    Hi, I am new here. Got a bad one side headaches. Don't know if it is related to new insulin, Levemir. I just switched to it for 2 month. Thanks
  2. Diabetes Treatment
    Hey out there! I was trying to find anything on this topic on the net, but I couldn't. I am now traveling in the US and got just a couple of days left. I am type 1 and get 17 Levemir in the morning and 9 for the night. Additionally I get around 8 Actrapid for the breakfast, 6 for lunch and 6 for...
  3. Diabetes Medication and Supplies
    Hi all! My name is Linda and I'm new here. I've been a t2 since 2000. Until recently I was on oral medication only (Actos+Met) until my glucose numbers just started going wacko! I changed nothing in my diet. My doc and I discussed it and after trying several options. We have landed on Levemir at...
  4. New Member Introductions
    Good morning from Nottingham in the UK. Ive been T2 for over 20 years and have recently been put on basal/bolus insulin as my fbg was creeping well over 10 most days. I`m interested in understanding more about how to dose properly as i really do not want to have hypos as i drive a lot...
  5. New Member Introductions
    Hi. I am new here. I have had diabetes for several years now, but have just started on insulin three days ago. Up until then I was taking oral meds like metformin and Januvia and Actos UGH! I am taking Levemir and Novolog. 28 units of Levemir at bedtime, and Novolog before meals, 8,8,12. How...
  6. Diabetes Treatment
    Hi, I am a new member needing advice? Facts are, 50year old, Male, I am a T2 since 2003, now taking Byetta (10) and Metformin (500) before food, Levamir x 60, at night and in the morning. My blood sugar in the mornings are 15, never below 13 all day, 18-20 during the night, lots of night...
  7. Diabetes Treatment
    Hi! After 3 years of no-meds controlled self-treatment (generally very controlled no-grain&starch diet + regular exercise) with quite good HbA1Cs (7.8, 6.7, 5.7, 5.6, 5.7) after my last higher HbA1C of 7.3 with constant FG above 120, my doctor (a new one) thinks I should start with levemir. I...
  8. Diabetes
    Hi, I am a 38 yr old type 1 diabetic, diagnosed 1.5 years ago. My insulin 'honeymoon' phase is clearly over. Just a year ago, 4 units of Novorapid was more than enough for breakfast. I'd need a snack within an hour or two, and would round up nicely. Now for some reason, I need 14-16 units of...
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