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Introducing the
FreeStyle Libre Pro Sensor

The FreeStyle Libre Pro sensor continually measures and stores data on your sugar levels for up to 14 days. Simply wear the sensor for up to 14 days. Your doctor will download the important data about your sugar levels throughout the day and night. This information will help your doctor better understand your unique needs and personalize your treatment plan.


What you need to know

What you need to do when your doctor prescribes the FreeStyle Libre Pro Sensor

  • Wear the sensor on the back of your upper arm for up to 14 days
  • Continue regular blood glucose self-testing per your doctor's recommendation
  • Maintain a daily log of your blood glucose readings, diet, exercise, and insulin

A little extra care

The sensor is comfortable enough to forget it's there. Use care to avoid accidentally loosening or removing it.


Your sensor is water-resistant and can be worn while bathing, showering, or swimming as long as you:

  • Do not take it deeper than 3 feet (1 meter)
  • Do not keep it under water for longer than 30 minutes at a time

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Use care to avoid catching the sensor on clothing while getting dressed.


Intense exercise may cause the sensor to loosen due to sweat or movement of the sensor.

Special activities

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If you have an MRI, a CT scan, or diathermy treatment, you must remove your sensor prior to the procedure. Notify your healthcare provider.

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Notify security at the airport checkpoint.

Removing the Sensor

Pull up the edge of the adhesive that keeps your sensor attached to your skin. Slowly peel away from your skin in one motion.

Note: Any remaining adhesive residue on the skin can be removed with warm soapy water or isopropyl alcohol.


  • Your sensor becomes loose or is removed
  • You have irritation or discomfort at the sensor site
  • You have questions about your sensor
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Indications and Important Safety Information

The FreeStyle Libre Pro Flash Glucose Monitoring System is a professional continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) device indicated for detecting trends and tracking patterns and glucose level excursions above or below the desired range, facilitating therapy adjustments in persons (age 18 and older) with diabetes. The system is intended for use by health care professionals and requires a prescription. 

IMPORTANT: The device may inaccurately indicate hypoglycemia. The results of the clinical study conducted for this device showed that 40% of the time when the device indicated that user sensor glucose values were at or below 60 mg/dL, user glucose values were actually in the range of 81-160 mg/dL. Therefore, interpretation of the FreeStyle Libre Pro Flash Glucose Monitoring System readings should only be based on the trends and patterns analyzed through time using the reports available per the intended use.

CONTRAINDICATIONS: Remove the Sensor before MRI, CT scan, X-ray, or diathermy treatment. WARNINGS/LIMITATIONS: The FreeStyle Libre Pro system does not provide real-time results and patients should adhere to their blood glucose monitoring routine while using the system. If a sensor breaks, contact physician and call Customer Service. Patients with high levels of ascorbic acid (Vitamin C) or salicylic acid (used in Aspirin) or severe dehydration or excessive water loss or medications containing acetaminophen (Tylenol) may experience inaccurate results with this system. The FreeStyle Libre Pro system is not approved for pregnant women, persons on dialysis, or recommended for critically-ill population. Sensor placement is not approved for sites other than the back of the arm and standard precautions for transmission of blood borne pathogens should be taken.  Review all product information before use or contact Abbott toll free (855-632-5297).

For full indications for use and safety information, see more here