The FreeStyle Libre system utilises advanced technology that is easy to use.
1) Apply sensor with applicator
- A thin flexible sterile fibre (5mm long) is inserted just below the skin. Most people reported that applying the sensor was painless
- The 14-day sensor stays on the back of your upper arm and automatically captures glucose readings day and night
- The sensor is water resistant and can be worn while bathing, swimming and exercising
2) Scan sensor on the reader
- To get a reading, bring the FreeStyle Libre reader close to the sensor and scan it over the sensor
- A painless, 1 second scan offers an easy way to get your glucose reading even through clothing
3) Get reading using FreeStyle Libre Reader
- Get your glucose reading anytime, anywhere
- With every painless 1 second scan you get:
- Current glucose reading
- Trend arrow – where your glucose is heading
- 8 hour glucose history
Try the FreeStyle Libre flash glucose monitoring system by choosing our starter pack. It’s great value for money and includes a reader and two 14-day sensors for your first month.
The FreeStyle Libre reader displays the glucose data collected by the sensor. An easy 1 second scan shows the current glucose reading, the latest 8 hours of glucose data and a trend arrow showing if glucose levels are going up, down or changing slowly. Stores up to 90 days of glucose data.
The FreeStyle Libre sensor automatically measures and continuously stores glucose readings day and night. The sensor updates the glucose result up to every minute and stores up to 8 hours of glucose readings in 15 minute intervals. Can be worn for up to 14 days.