From Jackson, Minnesota, USA:
Can you use insulin pens and/or insulin pumps in children under 10 years old? Can they be used by a four year old?
Insulin pumps can be used very successfully in children less than 10 years old. They are sometimes even used on toddlers. Your pediatric diabetes team should have information for you if they are comfortable using pumps in this age group.
Original posting 18 Oct 2005
Posted to Insulin Pumps
Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:10:03
This Internet site provides information of a general nature and is designed for educational purposes only. If you have any concerns about your own health or the health of your child, you should always consult with a physician or other health care professional.
This site is published by Children With Diabetes, Inc, which is responsible for its contents.
© Children with Diabetes, Inc. 1995-2014. Comments and Feedback.