Your Diabetes Plan with Carbohydrate Counting
Blood Sugar Goals:
Before meals _____________
At bedtime _____________
Testing Times: Before meals Bedtime 2:00 am
Insulin Plan: Start Date _____________________
Insulin to Carb Ratio
Insulin use to make use of carbs. ___units of ______insulin per ___grams of carbohydrates
Insulin usedto correct high blood sugars.
___units of ______insulin per ___mg/dl of blood sugar
Types of Insulin
There are many typs of insulin. YOu may need more htan one kind to keep your blood sugars in your goal range. The chart below tells you more about each kind of insulin.
Onset means how long it takes to start to work.
Peak means when it works at its best.
Duration means how long it affects your blood sugars.
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Last Updated: 07/01/2013
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