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Dexcom Users Discussions (1,247)

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How many times a day do you calibrate?

I was wondering how many times a day everyone calibrates their Dexcom with a fingerstick. I find I do it more often when the reading are no…

Started by MeganB

14 Jan 24, 2012
Reply by Jim Devlin

Error 1

Started by Carolyn A.

4 Jan 23, 2012
Reply by jla


Hey Y'all. I've been on a Dexcom for over a week now and am packing for a trip. Can I really just bring the Seven System Sensor inserter ap…

Started by Surfacefine

13 Jan 23, 2012
Reply by Kate

How long do sensors last?

Started by Suzan

25 Jan 19, 2012
Reply by Yadie

Switching supply provider

Currently im getting my supplies from Pumpsit and its also who i got my Dexcom from though they get it from Dexcom... Im curious about swit…

Started by Andrew Tumsuden

5 Jan 18, 2012
Reply by smileandnod

Dexcom Approved Today

My daughter's CGM was approved today by our insurance company. We should be receiving it in the mail over the next few days. One of my big…

Started by Larry D

12 Jan 14, 2012
Reply by jrtpup

Have you ever had 2 bad sensors in a row?

Hey all, We all know about the dreaded ??? ... but have you ever had 2 bad sensors in a row? They were from different boxes, so I don't kno…

Started by Sophie

8 Jan 14, 2012
Reply by lisa c

How loud are the alarms?

Are the Dexcom alarms louder than the MiniMed CGM alarms? My hearing (especially higher pitched sounds) has been suffering -- so I am consi…

Started by scrunch

3 Jan 12, 2012
Reply by MM

Dexcom compared to Medtronic sensor?

I wore the Medtronic sensor for a couple of years and have been off for a couple of years. I loved some things about it and got very frustr…

Started by girlilla

15 Jan 12, 2012
Reply by Wiffy

Sensor Locations

Hello All, Week three into the Dex Com and am overall satisfied. Only con is I am starting to itch on my belly where the sensor is located.…

Started by Barney Swank

35 Jan 11, 2012
Reply by jrtpup




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