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Going abrod. Most of the days I will not have a fridge available. How can I keep my Lantus?

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Living with type 1 diabetes since 1994.
Petah Tiqwa, ISR

I'm a dad supporting a child with type 1 diabetes since 2011.
Prosperous, IRL
When we travelled on 7 hour flight to boston we would put his levimer pen in with an ice pack that comes in a lunch box for the flight. It was always fine

Living with type 2 diabetes since 1990.
Holon, ISR
Up to one month can be out of fridge. Be careful not to keep it in too hot location.

Living with type 2 diabetes.
Charlotte, MI
A frio insulin cooler. Should be able to find it at any pharmacy. There should be one that holds 2-3 insulin pens

Living with type 1 diabetes since 2002.
Old Orchard Beach, ME
I went on a mission trip to Tanzania... (I am using a Medtronic pump), I did as****mentioned, trying to keep the insulin in a cooler as long as possible, then 30 days from that until the protein becomes denatured and non-viable. I was gone for 30 days.... It is very impressive that you are

Living with type 1 diabetes since 2002.
Old Orchard Beach, ME
Living like WITH DM, not having DM and living life, inspiring! Keep it up and have a blast!!!!

Living with type 1 diabetes since 2002.
Old Orchard Beach, ME
Life***

frio pack

I'm a mom supporting a child with type 1 diabetes since 2015.
PA, United States
There is a product call frio pack.

Living with type 1 diabetes.
Belton, TX
I think you can go ahead and open it ealier.

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