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The Dexcom G6 CGM System

The Dexcom G6 Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) System is a diabetes management tool for patients ages 2 and up.

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G6 System

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Powerful. Proven. Protective. 

Dexcom G6 measures glucose levels up to every five minutes using a sensor inserted just underneath the skin, and wirelessly transmits glucose readings to a receiver or compatible smart device.* 

Dexcom G6 can help empower your patients with proven accuracy1 and a suite of protective alerts, including the new Urgent Low Soon alert. Whether your patients are living with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes, Dexcom G6 can help you simplify treatment and maximize their care.

Proven Outcomes

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Zero fingersticks

Exceptional accuracy1 for diabetes management, with no fingersticks or scanning required.

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Up to 10-day sensor wear

Each slim, water-resistant sensor can be worn for up to 10 days.

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Custom alerts and alarm

Customizable high and low glucose alerts, and an Urgent Low Soon alert that can proactively warn users if they will be ≤ 3.1 mmol/L within 20 minutes.

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Simple insertion

A simple, one-button auto-applicator to insert the sensor just beneath the skin.

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Customized Remote Monitoring

Patients can share their glucose data with up to 5 followers§

† If your glucose alerts and readings from the G6 do not match symptoms or expectations, use a blood glucose meter to make diabetes treatment decisions 
‡ The Dexcom G6 Sensor and Transmitter are water-resistant and may be submerged under eight feet of water for up to 24 hours without failure when properly installed 
§ Requires the Follow App and an internet connection. Followers should always confirm readings on the Dexcom G6 CGM App or Receiver before making diabetes treatment decisions 
1 Shah VN, et al. Diabetes Technol Ther 2018;20:428-33.

Dexcom G6 Components
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Sensor

Inserted just underneath the skin with a simple one-touch applicator, the sensor measures interstitial glucose levels.

Transmitter

The transmitter sends data wirelessly to a display device.

Display Device

An Apple or Android compatible smart device§ or touch screen receiver displays real-time glucose data, and allows patient data uploads to Dexcom CLARITY.

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features
Sensor

Inserted just underneath the skin with a simple one-touch applicator, the sensor measures interstitial glucose levels.

Transmitter

The transmitter sends data wirelessly to a display device.

Display Device

An Apple or Android compatible smart device§ or touch screen receiver displays real-time glucose data, and allows patient data uploads to Dexcom CLARITY.

The Dexcom G6 App

With just a quick glance at their compatible Apple or Android smart device*, patients can see where their glucose levels are heading and how fast, so they can take action.

 

  

 

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The Follow App

  • Patients can stay connected to their circle of support with the Share feature for added peace of mind.§
  • Patients enable the Share feature from their Dexcom G6 app, inviting up to 5 people to follow the glucose data and customize their notification preferences.
  • Followers simply download the Dexcom Follow app and accept the invitation from the patient to begin viewing their loved one’s readings and receive notifications.

 

   
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* For a list of compatible devices, visit dexcom.com/compatibility 
† If your glucose alerts and readings from the G6 do not match symptoms or expectations, use a blood glucose meter to make diabetes treatment decisions 
‡ The Dexcom G6 Sensor and Transmitter are water-resistant and may be submerged under eight feet of water for up to 24 hours without failure when properly installed 
§ Requires the Follow App and an internet connection. Followers should always confirm readings on the Dexcom G6 CGM App or Receiver before making diabetes treatment decisions 
¶ An internet connection is required to send data to Dexcom CLARITY. 

1 Shah VN, et al. Diabetes Technol Ther 2018;20(6):428-33.