How to Apply the FreeStyle Libre 2 Sensor
Your First Glucose Reading with the FreeStyle Libre 2 System
How to Allow Notifications & Alarms* in iOS 15† FreeStyle Libre 2 App
How to Use Alarms* with the FreeStyle Libre 2 App†
Using Alarms* with the FreeStyle Libre 2 Reader
Blood Glucose vs Sensor Glucose
- FreeStyle Libre 2 System
- FreeStyle Libre 2 App†
- FreeStyle Libre 14 Day System
- FreeStyle LibreLink App§ǁ
- FreeStyle Libre 3 system
- FreeStyle Libre 3 App‡
Best way to view glucose reports
Use LibreView¶, the cloud-based diabetes management system, to upload your data and create easy-to-read1 glucose reports for you and to share# with your healthcare professional.
Download the Remote Patient Monitoring Guide for Practices to share with your doctor.
Limited Warranty Information
We hope that you are fully satisfied with the FreeStyle Libre 14 day system and the FreeStyle Libre 2 system. Limited Warranty: Abbott Diabetes Care (“Abbott”) warrants that the FreeStyle Libre 14 day reader (“Reader”) and the FreeStyle Libre 2 system reader (“Reader”) shall be free from defects in material and workmanship for a period of one (1) year from the date of manufacture or one (1) year from the original date of purchase with proof of purchase (whichever is later). This Limited Warranty is invalid if the Reader is modified, altered, damaged, misused or used other than in accordance with the User’s Manual, applicable labeling, and/or inserts. Abbott’s sole obligation is to replace the Reader, free of charge, with the same or an alternative reader as determined by Abbott in its sole discretion. Your replacement may be a different model or type. Abbott may require, as a condition of obtaining limited warranty service, that you return the Reader postage prepaid, with proof of purchase to an address specified by Abbott. The Limited Warranty on the replacement Reader will expire on the date of the original Limited Warranty expiration or 90 days after the shipment of a replacement Reader, whichever period is longer. This Limited Warranty covers only the Reader, does not cover the sensor or disposable accessories, extends only to the original purchaser, and is not assignable or transferable, and states your exclusive remedy. TO THE EXTENT POSSIBLE UNDER LAW, THE FOREGOING ARE ABBOTT’S ONLY WARRANTIES FOR THE READER AND STATE YOUR EXCLUSIVE REMEDY. ABBOTT MAKES NO OTHER WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND ABBOTT EXCLUDES AND DISCLAIMS ANY OTHER WARRANTIES INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NONINFRINGEMENT, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. ABBOTT DOES NOT WARRANT THAT OPERATION OF THE READER WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE AND ABBOTT WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOST PROFITS, LOST SAVINGS OR OTHER SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES RESULTING DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY FROM PURCHASE, OPERATION OR USE OF THE READER OR FAILURE OF THE READER TO PERFORM IN ACCORDANCE WITH SPECIFICATIONS, REGARDLESS OF THE LEGAL THEORY ON WHICH THE CLAIM IS BASED, AND EVEN IF ABBOTT HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. NO WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, IF ANY IS IMPLIED FROM THE SALE OF THE READER DESPITE ABBOTT’S SPECIFIC DISCLAIMER OF SUCH WARRANTIES, SHALL EXTEND FOR A LONGER DURATION THAN ONE YEAR FROM THE ORIGINAL DATE OF PURCHASE OF THE READER. NO WARRANTY OR GUARANTEE GIVEN BY ANY PERSON, FIRM, OR CORPORATION WITH RESPECT TO THE READER OR THE SENSOR SHALL BE BINDING ON ABBOTT. This Limited Warranty and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with it shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Delaware. Some states do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts or the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitations or exclusions may not apply to you. Your Rights Under State Law: This Limited Warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights that vary from state to state.
ABBOTT MAY MODIFY OR DISCONTINUE THIS PROGRAM AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE.
To the extent allowed by law, the FreeStyle Libre 14 day sensor and the FreeStyle Libre 2 system sensor is provided to you “as is.” Abbott hereby disclaims all warranties (express, implied, and statutory) with respect to the sensor, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. There are no warranties which extend beyond the description on the face hereof.
For questions or warranty service, contact Customer Service at 1-855-632-8658.
FreeStyle Libre 2 and FreeStyle Libre 3 systems are indicated for use in people with diabetes age 4 and older.
Medicare coverage is available for the FreeStyle Libre 2 system if the FreeStyle Libre 2 reader is used to review glucose data on some days every month. Medicare and other third party payor criteria apply.
At this time, FreeStyle Libre 3 is not currently eligible for Medicare reimbursement, and Medicaid eligibility may vary by state.
Abbott provides this information as a courtesy, it is subject to change and interpretation. The customer is ultimately responsible for determining the appropriate codes, coverage, and payment policies for individual patients. Abbott does not guarantee third party coverage or payment for our products or reimburse customers for claims that are denied by third party payors.
* Notifications will only be received when alarms are turned on and the sensor is within 20 feet unobstructed of the reading device. You must enable the appropriate settings on your smartphone to receive alarms and alerts, see the FreeStyle Libre 2 User’s Manual for more information.
† The FreeStyle Libre 2 app is only compatible with certain mobile devices and operating systems. Please check our compatibility guide for more information about device compatibility before using the app. Use of the FreeStyle Libre 2 app requires registration with LibreView.
‡ The FreeStyle Libre 3 app is only compatible with certain mobile devices and operating systems. Please check our compatibility guide for more information about device compatibility before using the app. Use of the FreeStyle Libre 3 app requires registration with LibreView.
§ The FreeStyle LibreLink app is only compatible with certain mobile devices and operating systems. Please check our compatibility guide for more information about device compatibility before using the app. Use of the FreeStyle LibreLink app requires registration with LibreView.
ǁ Medicare coverage is available for FreeStyle Libre 14 day systems for cell phone use if FreeStyle LibreLink is used in conjunction with the FreeStyle Libre 14 day readers. Patients must meet Medicare eligibility coverage criteria LCD L33822 (February 2022). Local Coverage Article: Glucose Monitor Policy Article (A52464), February 2022.
¶ The LibreView data management software is intended for use by both patients and healthcare professionals to assist people with diabetes and their healthcare professionals in the review, analysis and evaluation of historical glucose meter data to support effective diabetes management. The LibreView software is not intended to provide treatment decisions or to be used as a substitute for professional healthcare advice.
# The user’s device must have internet connectivity for glucose data to automatically upload to LibreView and to transfer to connected LibreLinkUp app users.
♢ Eligible patients will receive one (1) FreeStyle Libre 2 sensor for users with a compatible mobile phone operating system at $0 copay. The expiration date of the voucher is 60 days from the issue date. This program is available for patients with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes; it is not available for patients with gestational diabetes. Only patients ages 18 and older are eligible to sign up and receive an offer for the FreeStyle Libre 2 sensor and patients ages 4-17 are eligible to receive an offer for the FreeStyle Libre 2 sensor through their parent or guardian. This offer is void where prohibited by law. Abbott may modify or rescind this offer at any time without notice. The discounts are not available to beneficiaries of Medicare, Medicaid or other federal or state healthcare programs or residents of Massachusetts, Puerto Rico and other US territories. The free FreeStyle Libre 2 sensor is provided as a sample and is limited to one NDC per eligible person. The FreeStyle Libre 2 sensor cannot be re-sold, traded nor submitted to any third-party payer for reimbursement and is not provided as any inducement for future purchases. The free sample card is not health insurance.
Reference: 1. Unger, Jeff, Pamela Kushner, and John E. Anderson. “Practical guidance for using the FreeStyle Libre flash continuous glucose monitoring in primary care.” Postgraduate Medicine 132, no. 4 (2020): 305-313
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Important Safety Information
FreeStyle Libre 14-day system: Failure to use FreeStyle Libre 14-day system as instructed in labeling may result in missing a severe low or high glucose event and/or making a treatment decision, resulting in injury. If readings do not match symptoms or expectations, use a fingerstick value from a blood glucose meter for treatment decisions. Seek medical attention when appropriate or contact Abbott at 855-632-8658 or FreeStyleLibre.us for safety info.
FreeStyle Libre 2 and FreeStyle Libre 3 systems: Failure to use FreeStyle Libre 2 or FreeStyle Libre 3 systems as instructed in labeling may result in missing a severe low or high glucose event and/or making a treatment decision, resulting in injury. If glucose alarms and readings do not match symptoms or expectations, use a fingerstick value from a blood glucose meter for treatment decisions. Seek medical attention when appropriate, or contact Abbott at 855-632-8658 or FreeStyleLibre.us for safety info.
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