Dexcom G6 CGM System

What are the main differences between Dexcom G5 Mobile and G6?

The Dexcom G6 is the latest generation of CGM available from Dexcom. New features include factory calibration, a 10-day sensor wear period, a one-touch auto-applicator, a new “Urgent Low Soon” Alert, acetaminophen blocking* and a discreet, low-profile wearable transmitter.

*G6 readings can be used to make diabetes treatment decisions when taking up to a maximum acetaminophen dose of 1,000mg every 6 hours. Taking a higher dose may affect the G6 readings.

Is this product approved for Pediatrics?

Yes, Dexcom G6 is indicated for children as young as 2 years old.

Is the G6 covered by Medicare?

The Dexcom G6 is currently not available for Medicare patients.  Until then, Medicare users can continue to use the Dexcom G5.

Will Dexcom CLARITY work with G6?

Yes, G6 does work with CLARITY. Patients will not need to register again nor download a new CLARITY App if they have already established an account. If you are already sharing with your clinic, the clinic will not need to reconnect.

When is Dexcom G6 launching?

Our targeted ship date is June 4th, 2018.

What is the Dexcom G6 Upgrade Program?

The targeted ship date for the Dexcom G6 CGM System is June 4th, 2018. Dexcom will provide a seamless upgrade program so that all customers can migrate to our newest CGM system as soon as possible.

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