What you need to know about the FreeStyle Libre 2 system
Browse the FAQs below to find answers to questions you might have about the upcoming FreeStyle Libre 2 system, apps and software.
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What are the differences between the FreeStyle Libre system and the FreeStyle Libre 2 system?
The FreeStyle Libre 2 system has three optional, real-time glucose alarms that are available through the reader and the FreeStyle Libre 2 phone app.† There is a Low Glucose Alarm, High Glucose Alarm and Signal Loss Alarm.
The FreeStyle Libre 2 system is indicated for pediatric use in children age 4 and up.*
Are the FreeStyle Libre 2 sensors different from the FreeStyle Libre sensors?
The FreeStyle Libre 2 sensor is based on the same wired-enzyme technology as the FreeStyle Libre sensor. The key difference is that the FreeStyle Libre 2 sensor utilizes Bluetooth that enables the optional glucose alarms. The FreeStyle Libre 2 sensor is the same size as the FreeStyle Libre sensor.
How often will the FreeStyle Libre 2 system check my glucose level to see if an alarm should be received?
The FreeStyle Libre 2 system checks every minute to see if an alarm should be received.
The FreeStyle Libre 2 flash glucose monitoring system is indicated for measuring interstitial fluid glucose levels in children aged 4 years and older and adults with diabetes mellitus. Always read and follow the label/insert.
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You can also purchase the FreeStyle Libre system and sensors at your local pharmacy.