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Anyone here into hiking/back packing? I'm particularly interested in how you keep your insulin at a safe temperature for more than one day without carrying a heavy cooler. I'm using Novolog and Lantus flex pens. This is not such a problem during the winter months here in FL. But, the spring and summer..... Well, that's another story.

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They don't need to be refrigerated. Just keep them out of direct sunlight and if the temps are above 90 degrees just wrap them in a wet cold washcloth. You will be just fine.
 

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While is depends what the surrounding temperature is, most of the time if you use the insulin within 28 days of opening, you should be okay. Try not let the insulin get above 86 degrees F for several hours. Zip lock bags with ice cubes work for day hikes and frio containers work for longer hikes and over several days.
 
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