Dexcom Wins Two Awards Including the
The Dexcom G4 PLATINUM was honored in the Emerging Technology category
in a special live ceremony on
"We are humbled by the recognition that the Dexcom G4 PLATINUM has
received and especially in the presence of our peers at CES, being
included as part of a unique group on the cutting edge of marrying
creativity, science and technology," said
The Dexcom G4 PLATINUM tracks glucose levels continuously for 7 days throughout the 24-hour period using wireless technology, enabling users to view their glucose levels on demand. The system allows persons with diabetes to program personalized information, such as glucose targets and alerts, and it has an alarm feature to alert the user if glucose levels rise or fall to dangerous levels. The Dexcom G4 PLATINUM is the only CGM that comes with a built-in alarm that notifies users when glucose levels fall to critically low levels for an additional level of awareness no other CGM brand offers.
BRIEF SAFETY STATEMENT
The Dexcom G4 PLATINUM Continuous Glucose Monitoring System is a glucose monitoring device indicated for detecting trends and tracking patterns in persons (age 18 and older) with diabetes. CONTRAINDICATIONS: Remove the Dexcom G4 PLATINUM System before MRI, CT scan, or diathermy treatment. Taking acetaminophen while wearing the sensor may falsely raise your sensor glucose readings. WARNING: Do not use the Dexcom G4 PLATINUM for treatment decisions. The Dexcom G4 PLATINUM does not replace a blood glucose meter. If a sensor breaks and no portion of it is visible above the skin, do not attempt to remove it. Seek professional medical help if you have infection or inflammation. Report broken sensors to Dexcom Technical Support. The Dexcom G4 PLATINUM is not approved for use in children or adolescents, pregnant women or persons on dialysis. Sensor placement is not approved for sites other than under the skin of the belly (abdomen). Contact Dexcom Toll Free at 877-339-2664 or www.dexcom.com for detailed indications for use and safety information.
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