FreeStyle Libre Flash Glucose Monitoring System
This item requires a prescription! One Pack is a 10 day supply.
The sensor uses a thin, flexible filament inserted just under the skin to measure glucose every minute.
The FreeStyle Libre system continuously measures glucose every minute and stores readings every 15 minutes.
Small size and comfortable to wear
About the size of two stacked US quarters, the sensor may be scanned through clothing
Painless and easy to apply. A very thin filament sits just under the skin to measure interstitial fluid
Accurate sensor readings
No fingerstick calibrations required, and the system has no interference with medications containing acetaminophen
Stays on the body for up to 10 days, and can be worn while swimming, showering, or exercising
1. Choosing the site
- Select an area on the back of your upper arm, avoiding areas with moles, scarring, or recent insulin injections
- Select a different site than the one most recently used
2. Preparing your skin
Preparing your skin is an important step toward ensuring adhesion. Our sensor adhesion guide in our Support section suggests solutions to help overcome common skin surface conditions.
3.Applying the sensor
The sensor pack and sensor applicator are packaged as a set (separately from the reader).
Please refer to complete application instructions for Applying Your Sensor in the User’s Manual.