First BG curve, now what?

Discussion in 'Feline Health - (The Main Forum)' started by Gingembre1, Dec 7, 2018.

  1. Gingembre1

    Gingembre1 Member

    Nov 16, 2018
    Hi everyone, finally completed my first BG today, now need some advice on what’s next. Based on what I’ve read on here, and the readings from my cat, I should increase his insulin dose. Since he’s so high, does it make sense to increase by 1 unit? So injecting 2.5units twice a day?

    I also need to work on his feeding, but I’ll tackle that separately. Today I fed him every 2 hours, as I was doing the curve testing.
  2. Larry and Kitties

    Larry and Kitties Well-Known Member

    Dec 28, 2009
    Yes, I would increase by 1 unit (to 2 1/2 units) but only if you are around to test. Usually one increase 1/4 unit at low doses like you are at now.

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