Why does my Dexcom G6 say I'm low at night when my blood glucose meter shows otherwise?
One explanation may be that something is pressing on your sensor which can affect your Dexcom G6 readings. Once the pressure is relieved, your Dexcom G6 readings should be closer to your blood glucose meter. Choose a sensor site location that won’t be bumped, pushed, or laid on while sleeping.
What do I do if my blood glucose meter is not within the accuracy (20/20) range of my Dexcom G6?
There may be times when your readings temporarily don’t match, but don't panic, as they are likely to become closer over time. You may find that this occurs for a few common reasons.
BG meter vs. G7 CGM reading
Wondering why your blood glucose (BG) meter and Dexcom G7 Continuous Glucose Monitor (CGM) reading are not the exact same number? Learn why the numbers differ.
Will using Dexcom G6 change my daily diabetes management routine?
If you’re already familiar with continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) systems, the Dexcom G6 CGM System may or may not notably affect your day-to-day routine.