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What are the main differences/similarities between Dexcom G6 Pro and the Dexcom G6 Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) System?

FeatureDexcom G6 ProDexcom G6
Indication2 years or older2 years or older
Duration of wearUp to 10 daysUp to 10 days
CalibrationNot requiredNot required
eModeUnblinded or BlindedUnblinded
DosingNon-adjunctive Non-adjunctive  
SoftwareDexcom CLARITYDexcom CLARITY
Display (Unblinded mode)  
DeviceSmartphone*Smartphone* or Dexcom Receiver
Dexcom G6 AppBasic features  Advanced features 
UseDisposableReusable (up to 3 months)
StartAuto-startManual start
Acetaminophen BlockingYesYes 


*Patient must have a compatible smart phone for an unblinded mode session. To view a list of compatible devices, visit

† Dexcom G6 and G6 Pro (when used in unblinded mode) readings can be used to make diabetes treatment decisions when taking up to a maximum acetaminophen dose of 1,000 mg every 6 hours. Taking a higher dose may affect Dexcom G6 readings.

Dexcom G6 Pro FAQ Topics:

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