WHAT IS CGM?

Continuous Glucose Monitoring is an advanced way for people living with diabetes to check glucose levels in real-time or monitor sugar levels over a period of time. By using a continuous glucose monitor, your CGM system will automatically receive glucose levels every 5 minutes allowing you to fingerstick less often. CGM can be used with or without an insulin pump.

What is Smart CGM?

Smart CGM predicts future high and low sensor glucose events up to 60 minutes in advance and provides access to additional algorithms and insights that can inform you of clinically relevant glucose patterns.

BENEFITS OF CGM.

A blood glucose meter only provides a brief "snapshot" of your glucose level at a single moment in time. A CGM system gives you a greater view of your glucose trends. CGM can provide valuable information 1 at crucial points during the day, including before and during exercise, prior to driving, before test/exam-taking, and in the middle of the night.

 

Lower A1C icon

An average of 72% Time in Range and 98% improved HbA1c versus MDI* as part of a CGM system2,4

lows detected

94% of lows were detected using CGM3

The direction your glucose levels are going

The direction your glucose levels are going

Early notification of oncoming lows and highs throughout the day and night

Early notification of oncoming lows and highs throughout the day and night

Visibility of time spent high, low, and within a healthy glucose range of 70 – 180 mg/dL

Visibility of time spent high, low, and within a healthy glucose range of 3.9 – 10 mmol/L

Insights into how food, physical activity, medication and illness impacts your diabetes1

Insights into how food, physical activity, medication and illness impacts your diabetes1

Medtronic’s (real-time) continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) products are indicated for use by people living with type one diabetes. Guardian Sensor 3 may be used as part of the Guardian Connect and MiniMed® 640G systems for ages 2 and up. Sensor is indicated for use on arm and abdomen. Guardian Sensor 3 may also be used as part of the MiniMed® 670G system for people living with type 1 diabetes age 7 and up. Sensor is indicated for use on abdomen only. Enlite Sensors are indicated for use with Guardian Connect, Paradigm VEO and MiniMed® 640G systems for people living with type 1 diabetes, age 7 and up. Sensor is indicated for use on abdomen, buttock and upper buttock.

IS CGM FOR ME?

Medtronic offers CGM systems for people living with type 1 diabetes that want better glucose control. CGM is especially beneficial for people who:4

  • Aren't meeting their Time in Range or A1C goal2,4
  • Have frequent low glucose levels
  • Are unaware of their low blood sugars
  • Want to reduce their A1C targets without increasing hypoglycaemic events (low blood glucose)
  • Have widely variable blood sugar levels
  • Are children or adolescents who are willing to use the device every day5

MiniMed® 770G INSULIN PUMP SYSTEM

 

 

MiniMed® 770G Insulin Pump and CGM system^

An insulin pump combined with a CGM can enable your pump to automatically2 adjust your basal (background) insulin every five minutes based on your CGM readings#.

MiniMed® 770G system includes our newest and most advanced CGM, the Guardian Sensor 3 and the Guardian Link 3 transmitter. It is the first and only system that constantly self-adjusts2 to automatically2 keep your sugar levels in range.

The MiniMed® 770G system helps stabilise glucose levels with fewer highs and lows, so you can focus less on your diabetes and more on whatever the day brings2.

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^Components sold separately. Automated insulin delivery is made possible through combining Medtronic insulin pump and continuous glucose monitoring technology.

Guardian Connect SMART CGM

 

For people using insulin injections

The Guardian Connect CGM monitors your glucose levels day and night and alerts you of highs or lows before they happen. You can set alerts anywhere from 10 to 60 minutes, getting notified exactly when you want. The system includes a small sensor worn up to seven days and a slim, discreet Bluetooth® transmitter. They work together to send precise glucose readings automatically to your phone every five minutes. 

Guardian Connect CGM has you covered — and looks ahead — so you can focus on living your life, instead of watching your glucose levels.

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iPro2 PROFESSIONAL CGM

 

A simple way to better control your diabetes.

The iPro2 Professional CGM system records your glucose levels 24 hours a day for up to six days. Used intermittently, the iPro2 system provides your physician with insights into how the nutrition plan, medication regimen and daily activities affect your glucose levels, enabling them to make more informed decisions regarding your diabetes management.

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Request a call today, to discuss the benefits of Guardian Connect with a Medtronic Diabetes Therapy Consultant.

Be sure to discuss questions specific to your health and treatments with a healthcare professional.

ALWAYS READ THE INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE (IFU)
For detailed information regarding indications, contraindications, warnings, precautions, and potential adverse effects, please consult the IFU. Always consult a Health Care Professional before making treatment decisions, and to see if this product is suitable for you.

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