Proven results in Type 2 diabetes - Now you know

Proven results in Type 2 diabetes - Now you know

FreeStyle Libre is clinically proven to reduce HbA1c in people living with type 2 diabetes (T2D)15,17,21,22

Non-insulin therapy

 A1c inside a circle next to a wide blue downwards arrow showing a decrease of 1.6 percent.

After 22 weeks

In people with T2D who were using non-insulin therapy and FreeStyle Libre (p<0.001 vs. baseline A1c)21

A downward pointing yellow arrow.

Baseline A1c:


Follow-up A1c:


FreeStyle Libre has been proven to increase Time in Range by 43%3

graphic of clock and blue arrow pointing upwards - increases time in range by 43 percent

More frequent scanning of the FreeStyle Libre sensor has been proven to increase Time in Range

Lowering HbA1c reduces your risk of diabetes related complications

Use of the FreeStyle Libre system is associated with significant reduction in diabetes-related hospital admissions8,11

Reduction in hospital admissions by 66 percent

Reduction in hospital admissions

Use of FreeStyle Libre reduced diabetes related hospital admissions11

Reduction in work absenteeism by 58 percent

Reduction in work absenteeism

Use of FreeStyle Libre led to reduction in work absenteeism over 1 year11

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Hospital admission decreased from 13.7% to 4.7% at 12 months (p=0.005). This study was done with the FreeStyle Libre system on 1365 people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes on insulin. The duration of the study was 1 year and the findings were measured A1c levels, hypoglycaemic and patient-reported outcomes.13

Abbreviations: HbA1c: glycated haemoglobin; MDI: multiple daily injections; SMBG: self-monitoring of blood glucose; T2D: type 2 diabetes.

References: 8. Charleer S, et al. Quality of Life and Glucose Control After 1 Year of Nationwide Reimbursement of Intermittently Scanned Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Adults Living With Type 1 Diabetes (FUTURE): A Prospective Observational Real-World Cohort Study. Diabetes Care 2020;43(2):389-397. https://doi.org/10.2337/dc19-1610. 11. Fokkert M, et al. Improved well-being and decreased disease burden after 1-year use of flash glucose monitoring (FLARE-NL4). BMJ Open Diabetes Research and Care 2019;7:e000809. doi: 10.1136/bmjdrc-2019-000809. 15. Hirst JA, et al. Quantifying the effect of metformin treatment and dose on glycemic control. Diabetes Care. 2012 Feb;35(2):446-54. doi: 10.2337/dc11-1465. 17. Miller E, Brandner L, Wright E. HbA1c reduction after initiation of the FreeStyle Libre system in type 2 diabetes patients on long-acting insulin or non-insulin therapy [84-LB]. Poster presented at: American Diabetes (ADA) 80th Scientific Sessions. 21. Wright E, et al. Diabetes Spectrum. Use of Flash Continuous Glucose Monitoring Is Associated With A1C Reduction in People With Type 2 Diabetes Treated With Basal Insulin or Noninsulin Therapy. 2021;34(2):184–189. https://doi.org/10.2337/ds20-0069.

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