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Type 1 BG down without insulin ?

Discussion in 'Ask A Question' started by Kevvb1, Jun 5, 2019.

  1. Kevvb1

    Kevvb1 Type 1 · Active Member

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    Hi guys,

    Hope someone has some info that can help. I woke up this morning with BG of 13.8 had my morning levimir as usual eat zero carb food so didn’t need to insulin for it.. my glucose has gone down too 3.1 on its own is that normal?
  2. LooperCat

    LooperCat Type 1 · Expert

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    Could be, if your Levemir dose is on the high side for what you actually nee, it does have a peak a few hours after injecting. Have you done basal testing?
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  3. Antje77

    Antje77 LADA · Moderator
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    Or it could be that you've been more active than you usually are. Or the 13.8 was a rogue reading. How long have you had diabetes? Could be your pancreas has decided to do something for a change if you haven't been diabetic for a long time. What are your bg's usually like at this time of day?
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