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Conversion Chart for Use of u500 Insulin
in Pump Set for u100 Insulin Concentration

Setting of Basal Rates using u100 Concentration
Setting for u500 Insulin in Pump

(units/hour)

U100 3.0

3.5

4.0 4.5 5.0 5.5 6.0 6.5 7.0 7.5 8.0 8.5 9.0 9.5 10.0 10.5 11.0 11.5 12.0
U500

0.6

0.7

0.8 0.9 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.9 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4

*Divide basal rate of u100 insulin by 5 to get rate using u500 insulin
Giving Boluses of u500 Insulin Using the u100 Concentration
Setting in the Insulin Pump

U100 0.5

10

15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 55 60 65 70 75 80 85 90 95
U500

0.1

0.2

0.3 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.9 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.9

*Divide bolus amount using u100 insulin by 5 to get bolus amount using u500 insulin
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