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Indicated for patients two years and older, the Dexcom G6® CGM System does not require calibration.

Dexcom G6 Personal CGM

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The Dexcom G6® Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) System

A Revolution in Diabetes Management.

Dexcom brings you its latest innovation in CGM technology with the Dexcom G6 CGM System. This system features a 10-day wear sensor, an easy-to-use applicator1 and no required calibration*—giving your patients freedom and flexibility to manage their diabetes. The Dexcom G6 requires a prescription and is indicated for pediatric and adult patients ages 2 years and older.

To learn more watch our Getting Started Video for helpful guidance for your patients on using the Dexcom G6 CGM and the Dexcom G6 App.

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Powerful. Proven. Protective.

The Dexcom G6 is a fully mobile continuous glucose monitoring system featuring
customizable alerts and the ability to share glucose data with up to ten loved ones.

Features of the Dexcom G6 CGM include:

Accuracy

Dexcom G6 features an overall MARD of 9.0.1

RT-CGM

Real-time continuous glucose readings are sent straight to your patient's smart device or receiver every five minutes.

More Followers

Real-time glucose data can be shared with up to ten followers, increasing a patient's circle of support. Separate Follow App required.

Indicated for 2 Years
and Older

Dexcom is the only provider of CGM systems indicated for children ages 2 years and older.

Customizable Alerts

Two customized alert schedules can be set within a 24-hour period, giving patients more peace of mind and discretion, for example, while they are sleeping, exercising, or in a business meeting.

Urgent Low
Soon Alert

The Urgent Low Soon Alert can warn patients in advance of a potential severe hypoglycemic event (55 mg/dL or below)—allowing them time to take appropriate action before it happens.2

A Closer Look at the Dexcom G6 Components

  1. Sensor - monitors interstitial glucose levels through a small wire inserted just underneath the skin, sending a signal to the transmitter.
  2. Transmitter - fastened on top of the sensor; sends data wirelessly to a display device.
  3. Display device - shows glucose readings and trend data on the touchscreen receiver or the patient’s compatible smart device.
  4. Auto applicator - simplifies the sensor insertion process with one-button push insertion.1

​To learn more about the Dexcom G6 Components and setup please read the Dexcom G6 Start Here Guide.

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Why Prescribe the Dexcom G6

No Fingersticks** 

The Dexcom G6 is indicated as a replacement to fingersticks for diabetes treatment decisions, including dosing.**

Exceptional Accuracy

The Dexcom G6 features an overall MARD of 9.0%1 and demonstrates consistent performance even when glucose levels may be rapidly falling or rising.

No Calibration Required*

No calibrations with a blood glucose meter are required to maintain system performance.

No Acetaminophen Contraindication

Patients can continue to use the Dexcom G6 when taking over-the-counter or prescription medications containing acetaminophen.**

*When sensor code is entered
**If your glucose alerts and readings from the G6 do not match symptoms or expectations or you’re taking over the recommended maximum dosage amount of 1000mg of acetaminophen every 6 hours, use a blood glucose meter to make diabetes treatment decisions.

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Voucher Offer—Up to $140 in Co-Pay Savings!§

Commercially insured patients may be eligible to save up to $140 in co-pays on the Dexcom G6 components. If they have not activated their offer, have them visit dexcom.com/pharmacyoffer or register for them. 

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§Maximum Savings Limit applies. Patient out-of-pocket expenses may vary. Please visit dexcom.com/pharmacyoffer for program terms, conditions, and eligibility criteria.

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*When sensor code is entered
**If your glucose alerts and readings from the G6 do not match symptoms or expectations or you’re taking over the recommended maximum dosage amount of 1000mg of acetaminophen every 6 hours, use a blood glucose meter to make diabetes treatment decisions.
MARD is a statistical measure of accuracy; the lower the number, the better.
For a list of compatible devices, please visit dexcom.com/compatibility.
§Maximum Savings Limit applies. Patient out-of-pocket expenses may vary. Please visit dexcom.com/pharmacyoffer for program terms, conditions, and eligibility criteria.
1Dexcom G6 CGM System User Guide, 2018.
2Puhr S, Derdzinski M, Welsh JB, Parker AS, Walker T, Price DA. Real-World Hypoglycemia Avoidance with a Continuous Glucose Monitoring System's Predictive Low Glucose Alert. Diabetes Technol Ther. 2019; 21(4):155-158.

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