Like "I had a similar thing happen but with insulin as I had been taken off of Met because of my bad kidney function. I dropped my last vial of insulin and I had just moved from CA to NV and I had no Dr established in NV. I emailed my CA dr and asked for a Rx of insulin, but it took some time to get it. To not get high Blood Glucose (BG) readings I cut way back on carbs, and prayed. To my delight and surprise I found my BG levels didn't rise all that much above the 130s. It gave me the inspiration to try my experemetal eating plan I wrote about here ~ http://www.diabeticconnect.com/discussions/14850-my-meal-plan It might be possible to manage your diabetes mostly through your meal planning and exercise without the use of diabetes meds. Take a look and perhaps give it a try. "