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Simple, accurate,1 and more affordable* continuous glucose monitoring

FreeStyle Libre system has reinvented personal CGM

  • Eliminates fingersticks for calibration
  • Painless2 scan provides real-time glucose readings for insulin dosing
  • Up to 10-day comfortable sensor wear2
  • More affordable CGM*
FreeStyle Libre sensor and reader.png

FreeStyle Libre sensor is comfortable2 and easy to wear2

FreeStyle sensor

Small, discreet,2 and easy for patients2

  • Wear up to 10 days on the back of upper arm
  • Scan to activate and wait 12 hours for start up

Water resistant§

  • Exercise, shower, and swim§ in a depth of up to 1 meter for 30 minutes

Very thin filament

  • Filament is <0.4 mm thick and inserted 5 mm beneath the skin to measure interstitial fluid

Patients can scan to get their glucose as often as they want

  • Continuously measures glucose every minute and records readings every 15 minutes. Stores up to 8 hours of glucose data

Factory calibrated: accuracy1 not dependent on patient fingerstick calibration

FreeStyle Libre reader is easy for patients to use2

Stores up to 90 days of glucose data, so you and patients can see patterns and historic trends

Scans through clothing

No additional components for patients to carry

FreeStyle Libre reader provides real-time glucose readings and easy-to-interpret reports

Patients can see their daily glucose readings at a glance

  • Helps patients track key factors impacting glucose throughout the day such as food, insulin, and exercise
select the reader feature you’d like to view

Visual alerts and trend arrows

  • Warn patients when their glucose is going high or low
FreeStyle Libre reader visual alerts and trend arrows

Daily Patterns Graph

  • Helps patients assess glucose variability and identify periods when they are out of range
FreeStyle Libre reader daily patterns graph

Time in Target Chart

  • Shows patients how often they are in target range
FreeStyle Libre reader time in target chart

Average Glucose Graph

  • Indicates patients’ average glucose levels at various times of day
FreeStyle Libre reader average glucose graph

Low Glucose Events Graph

  • Reports the frequency of hypoglycemia events by time of day
FreeStyle Libre reader low glucose events graph
NOTE: Reader reports are available for 7, 14, 30, and 90 days.

How patients get started

How to apply FreeStyle Libre sensor

Easy for patients to start

  • Apply the sensor to back of the upper arm 12 hours prior to first use
  • Scan sensor to activate
How to scan FreeStyle Libre sensor

Easy for patients to scan

  • Real-time glucose readings with a painless2 scan
  • Wear for up to 10 days
How to access reports on FreeStyle Libre reader and LibreView

Easy-to-access reports

  • Patients can review their glucose readings and 8 hour history on their reader
  • You can review reports on the reader or download to LibreView

FreeStyle Libre system is more affordable* than other CGM systems

  • Patients can fill their prescriptions at participating retail pharmacies
  • No prior authorization needed at participating retail pharmacies

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Looking for a professional CGM system for your practice?

FreeStyle Libre Pro system offers many features that will make you rethink professional CGM.

* Based on the manufacturers’ list prices. The actual cost to patients may or may not be lower than other CGM systems, depending on the amount covered by insurance, if any.

† Fingersticks are required for treatment decisions when you see Check Blood Glucose symbol, when symptoms do not match system readings, when you suspect readings may be inaccurate, or when you experience symptoms that may be due to high or low blood glucose.

‡ The reader can capture data from the sensor when it is within 1cm to 4cm of the sensor.

§ Sensor is water-resistant in up to 1 meter (3 feet) of water. Do not immerse longer than 30 minutes.

¶ This applies to commercially-insured patients. This does not apply to beneficiaries of Medicare, Medicaid or other federal or state healthcare programs.

Reference: 1. FreeStyle Libre User’s Manual. 2. Data on file. Abbott Diabetes Care. 3. Mazze RS. Making sense of glucose monitoring technologies: from SMBG to CGM. Diabetes Technol Ther. 2005:7:784-787.

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