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Old 05-12-2011, 04:12 PM   #1
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First Time Using Insulin

Is it normal to feel faint and shaky-anxious after using insulin for the first time? This is regarding my son whose Dr left the responsibility to someone else to administer.

 
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Old 05-12-2011, 04:33 PM   #2
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Is it normal to feel faint and shaky-anxious after using insulin for the first time? This is regarding my son whose Dr left the responsibility to someone else to administer.
Yes. [I am not a doctor, but I am a diabetic.]

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Old 05-12-2011, 05:58 PM   #3
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Re: First Time Using Insulin

Any injection, if accompanied by stress, can make someone feel shakey, light headed, all sorts of nasty things. It will get better and become second nature. Don't worry.
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Old 05-12-2011, 06:46 PM   #4
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Re: First Time Using Insulin

Thank you both so much! I was worried...thank you thank you!!

 
Old 05-15-2011, 11:42 AM   #5
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Thank you both so much! I was worried...thank you thank you!!
Maybe you should change your doctor if you have to come here for such advice.

 
Old 05-18-2011, 11:23 PM   #6
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Maybe you should change your doctor if you have to come here for such advice.
Legally I can't discuss this with the Dr. That is why I joined the message board.

 
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