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Chronic pancreatitis, pancreas beta cells not working properly, taking mixterd, insulin. How can I wean insulin?

sir i am chronic pancreatitis patient. reason is that a stone was situated in my pencreatic duct. in june 2011 i have take treatment ercp & eswl in Asian institute of technology, Hyderabad. but right now my pancreas beta cells not proper working so i am continue taking mixterd 30/70 insulin tuice a day. sir i want to know can i leave insulin with any type of treatment of pencreas, suggest me.
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Hi..vsf.., There is no other option, than Insulin, you need to take for life time..
since pancreas is completely damaged , insulin supplementation will be the only treatment...

Take care..
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