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Discussion in 'Insulin Pump Forum' started by karenym, Mar 5, 2020.

  1. karenym

    karenym · Newbie

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    Hi,
    I'm Karen and I am new to the forum, so a little more about me, I use the Medtronic insulin pump 640g and I have recently started on FIASP insulin, does anyone else know anything about the FIASP insulin
     
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    Antje77 LADA · Moderator
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    I love Fiasp but I use pens.
     
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    porl69 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Hi @karenym I have been on Fiasp over 18 months now and been pumping for a year. At first Fiasp was super quick acting, now it takes it time.....not as slow as NovoSluggish thou. I also find that after 3 weeks out of the fridge the insulin turns into water OR seems like I am using water as it takes forever to start working. I still think that it is a lot better and quicker than NovoSluggish
     
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    Marie 2 LADA · Well-Known Member

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    For some reason there are a few people fiasp stops working as well after they have used it a little bit of time. Especially using it with pumps. But 2 of those people when they stopped using it for a few weeks and they started the fiasp again it worked really well again. But then stops again after a few weeks of usage.
     
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    Robinredbreast Type 1 · Oracle

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    Hi and a big welcome to the forum :) sorry, I can't help with FIASP.
     
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    shedges Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    I found no difference between Fiasp and Novorapid, in terms of speed, but actually found Fiasp to be less predictable. Went back to Novorapid and bolusing a lot more predictable. Might be just me, but thought I'd offer my experience for balance.
     
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    KK123 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    From one Karen to another, welcome. x
     
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