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how long do you wait after you inject until you eat?

Discussion in 'Ask A Question' started by rachy0121, Nov 12, 2018.

  1. rachy0121

    rachy0121 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Guys how long do you wait after you've eaten until you eat?
    I was told 15 mins
    but sometimes in circumstances out of my control I have to eat straight away
     
  2. Antje77

    Antje77 LADA · Moderator
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    When I was on novorapid I waited for 30-50 minutes, depending on bg and what I was about to eat. Now I'm on fiasp and I usually inject right before eating unless I'm too high.
     
  3. helensaramay

    helensaramay Type 1 · Expert

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    It depends what I am doing and what is convenient. Ideally, I wait 40 minutes but that is rarely possible so I don't stress if I inject immediately before eating.
     
  4. Gaz-M

    Gaz-M Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    I,m on novorapid and depends what I'am gonna eat, normally around 15-20 mins but if its high fat either just before I eat
     
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