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How does the Dexcom G5 Mobile CGM System work?

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The Dexcom G5 Mobile CGM System features Bluetooth® wireless technology in the transmitter that enables direct transmission of CGM data to a receiver or compatible smart device. For a list of compatible smart devices, please refer to www.dexcom.com/compatibility.

The System features a small sensor that measures glucose levels just underneath the skin and a transmitter that is fastened on top of the sensor and sends data wirelessly to the System receiver or a compatible smart device. Out-of-range glucose alerts (with customizable sounds) may be sent to the user’s smart device, allowing for additional discretion and privacy. Additionally, using the Dexcom G5 Mobile App, users can share their glucose information with up to five individuals+for added support.

+Followers must separately download the Dexcom Follow App to view shared glucose information.

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