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Re: [IP] FreeStyle Sensors



The Navigator was the best.

 They are supposed to be pursuing US clearance of a Libre for personal use.
Sensor is the size of a quarter, and you wave your cell phone over it and your
blood sugar shows up.

Buster in MD




 > On Oct 27, 2016, at 9:45 AM, Stacey Nagel
<email @ redacted> wrote:
> 
> still have a working Navigator here..
> and a bunch of  very expired sensors....lol..
> 
> On Thu, Oct 27, 2016 at 8:48 AM, Doug T-Slim+Dex <
> email @ redacted> wrote:
> 
>> James
>> 
>> Im not sure where you are but I don't think the Libre is available in the
>> US
>> ....
>> If it were Im almost certain it would require RX ....
>> 
>> They only appear to be available from UK and Australia vendors
>> 
>> Interestingly the Ozbargains sensor ad on amazon says this " The FreeStyle
>> Libre sensor is designed to be easy to apply, wear and use. Small and
>> discreet1 1Sensor dimensions 35 mm x 5 mm and weight 5 grams. ** FreeStyle
>> Libre Sensor is not included and need to be bought separately **"
>> 
>> I would never buy anything with that kind of disclaimer ...
>> 
>> Abbott left the US market for sensors years ago.  Which sucks because the
>> navigator sensor was very accurate back in the day ...
>> 
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: email @ redacted
>> [mailto:email @ redacted] On Behalf Of James S Durr
>> Sent: Thursday, October 27, 2016 7:05 AM
>> To: email @ redacted
>> Subject: [IP] FreeStyle Sensors
>> 
>> Because my insurance no longer pays for DEXCOM sensors, I decided to try
>> FreeStyle sensors. My package from Amazon contained one sensor and I
>> thought
>> I had inserted it correctly but it didn't work. I sent the stuff back to
>> Amazon and they returned the package saying I had to deal with ozbargain. I
>> joined them but haven't heard a thing yet. The website for FreeStyle is no
>> help. I guess I would like to give FreeStyle a try but I can't find a place
>> to order more sensors. Does anyone know?
>> Thanks...
>> 
>> 
>> James S Durr
>> email @ redacted
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