Patient :I have type 2 diabetes. I am on a pump as well as a blood sugar monitor meter that checks my blood sugar every 5 min. I have it set at 80 being too low and 180 being too high. In 20 I have used 170 units. How much is too much insulin to take in a day? (62 yrs old)
Symptoms: I just need to know if there is an unsafe amount of insulin to take.
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