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Accu Chek infusion set for swimming

Discussion in 'Insulin Pump Forum' started by the5kr, Apr 23, 2018.

  1. the5kr

    the5kr Type 1 · Newbie

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    I have Accu Chek Spirit Combo and last 6 years I used Rapid-D Link, but I started swimming and Rapid D isn't good for this. Which infusion set is best for swimming? I looking at Tenderlink or Flexlink Plus (because there are no more variants :D)

    p.s. «rapid» set is good though changing cannula every time im willing to swim is inconvenient (and expensive).
     
  2. Chas C

    Chas C Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Why do you feel you need to change the infusion set after swimming, I use the flex in both my combo and my insight both came with blanking plugs/clips to add when you unplug the tubing. There is no need to change tubing/adaptor either just leave it plugged into the pump.
     
  3. BUZZ

    BUZZ Type 1 · Member

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    I use the insight flexlink and have no bother whatsoever when I go swimming. There is a stopper cap in with the infusion set but I never use it
     
  4. MeganTetley

    MeganTetley Type 1 · Member

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    I use the flex link and I find it's great. Each set has a little plug for swimming and works brilliantly for stopping the water getting in! I used them on holiday and worked a dream :)
     
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