CONTINUOUS GLUCOSE MONITORING
The Dexcom G6 Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) System
FDA- Permitted for zero fingersticks.*
Dexcom G5 CGM System now covered under medicare
People covered by medicare who have either type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes and intensively Manage their insulin may be able to obtain reimbursement.**
Slim, water-resistant sensor
Feel the difference of a thin, discreet and water-resistant sensor. The Dexcom G6 features an extended 10-day wear sensor offering you more convenience and fewer interruptions to daily activities.
CGM has proven to be the best outpatient glycemic management system for reducing A1C. Type 1 diabetics experience an average A1C reduction of 1.3%
Not only can CGM use reduce A1C, numerous studies have shown it can also decrease your time spent in hypoglycemia
Active monitoring at Night
The Dexcom CGM system is equipped with alerts can warn you of approaching lows and highs.
Components of the Dexcom CGM
The Dexcom CGM consists of three parts;
A small sensor that measures glucose levels just underneath the skin.
A transmitter that fits onto the sensor and sends data wirelessly to your display device.
A small receiver or compatible smart device that displays real-time glucose information.
The Dexcom CGM also provides customizable alerts to warn the wearer of approaching glucose highs and lows.
Who Should USe a CGM
The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) and American College of Endocrinology (ACE) Published guidelines that recommend:
Patients with type 1 diabetes may benefit from using a Continuous Glucose Monitoring(CGM) system.
CGM may benefit patients with type 2 diabetes on multiple insulin injections, basal insulin, or sulfonylureas
Patients that are at risk for hypoglycemia and/or have hypoglycemia unawareness may benefit from using a CGM.
The new and improved Dexcom G6
Get Started With Dexcom G6
An easy-to-use sensor applicator with one button insertion
Alerts & Alarms
Set your range and get notified you are heading high or low.
Indicated for 2 years
10-day sensor wear
Accurate glucose readings even when taking acetaminophen
Share your glucose data with up to 10 followers
The only provider of CGM systems indicated for children ages 2 years and older
The slim water-resistant sensor is discreet and easy to insert