The FreeStyle Lite meter is compatible with FreeStyle Lite blood glucose test strips with ZipWik Tabs. These blood sugar test strips are easy to use and require a small blood sample size. When the ZipWik Tab on FreeStyle Lite blood glucose test strips touches the blood drop, it breaks the blood surface and instantly wicks the blood into the strip.
The FreeStyle Lite blood glucose monitoring system is available at most pharmacies where diabetes products are sold.
This convenient software generates simple reports to help you and your healthcare professionals identify trends and patterns in your diabetes management.
A computer running one of the following operating systems:
At a minimum, a computer with a USB 2.0–compliant hub with a dual-core 1.6 GHz processor and 2 GB RAM
Download the software, then connect your FreeStyle Lite meter to your computer using the USB cable provided, and the software will prompt you to begin the installation process on the device. If you are not prompted, go to the Help menu and click Check for Updates.
No user accounts or passwords are required to set up.
Simple one-time report Preferences setup.
The Snapshot report calculates and displays the average time spent above, below and in the specified target range, and includes up to six notes relating to important blood glucose trends.
The Modal Day report shows the daily pattern of blood glucose levels over a specified data range, along with average total insulin doses, type of insulin used (basal or rapid-acting) and the corresponding calculator settings. All data within a date range is displayed on one graph to easily spot daily trends.
The Daily Statistics report focuses in on a single day to analyze results and patterns in greater detail, providing an overview of blood glucose, logged carbohydrates and logged insulin data.
The Logbook report provides a table of blood glucose readings, logged carbohydrate intake, and logged insulin doses, showing day-by-day results in a specified range.
The Meal Time Events report displays information specifically around pre- and post-mealtime blood glucose, as well as insulin and carbohydrate intake, to help spot mealtime trends.
The Meter Settings report reveals current meter and insulin calculator settings as well as changes to the settings that occurred within the specified date range.
With flash glucose monitoring, you get more glucose insights from each scan and better control1-3 of your diabetes management – all without routine finger pricks!‡§
IMPORTANT: The information provided is not intended to be used for medical diagnosis or treatment or as a substitute for professional medical advice. Refer to package insert/label accompanying your product for detailed instructions and indications for use. FreeStyle and related brand marks are trademarks of Abbott in various jurisdictions.
* 60-minute warm-up required when applying the sensor.
† Sensor is water-resistant in up to 1 metre (3 feet) of water. Do not immerse longer than 30 minutes. Not to be used above 10,000 feet.
‡ FreeStyle Libre users: A finger prick test using a blood glucose meter is required during times of rapidly changing glucose levels when interstitial fluid glucose levels may not accurately reflect blood glucose levels or if hypoglycemia or impending hypoglycemia is reported by the system or when symptoms do not match the system readings.
§ FreeStyle Libre 2 users: Finger pricks are required if glucose readings and alarms do not match symptoms or expectations.
The FreeStyle Libre 2 flash glucose monitoring system is indicated for measuring interstitial fluid glucose levels in people aged 4 years and older with diabetes mellitus. Always read and follow the label/insert.
The FreeStyle Libre flash glucose monitoring system is indicated for measuring interstitial fluid glucose levels in adults aged 18 years and older with diabetes mellitus. Always read and follow the label/insert.
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