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The Animas IR 1250 and the Animas 2020 have many of the same features as the Medtronic pumps. The newer 2020 model is the first insulin pump to have a flat panel, high-contrast color screen. The Animas 2020 also can store the last 500 blood glucose values and carbohydrate counts. Here are some key points about the Animas pumps:

1 It holds 200 units of insulin.

1 The basal range of doses is 0.025 to 25 units per hour.

1 You can set up to 12 basal rates in four personalized programs in 24 hours as well as a temporary basal rate.

1 The smallest bolus is 0.05 units.

1 They have a program called CarbSmart that stores up to 500 food items and allows calculation of insulin for the blood glucose and carbohydrates to be eaten.

1 The battery is an AA lithium or an AA alkaline.

1 They're waterproof up to 12 feet.

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