Eversense® CGM System Press Kit
FDA Approves World’s First Long-Term Implantable Continuous Glucose Monitoring System for Marketing in United States
GERMANTOWN, Md., June 21, 2018 — Senseonics Holdings, Inc. (NYSE American: SENS) today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved its Pre-market Approval (PMA) application to market the company’s Eversense® Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) System to people with diabetes in the United States. The system is the first and only CGM system to feature an implantable glucose sensor and provide long-term continuous monitoring for up to three months.
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Eversense CGM System
For people who actively manage their diabetes
Eversense is for people who want to actively manage their diabetes simply and confidently. It provides continuous glucose monitoring for up to 3 months via a professionally inserted sensor, a removable and rechargeable smart transmitter with on-body vibe alerts, and a convenient smartphone app. Unlike ordinary CGM systems, Eversense provides complete freedom from weekly sensor insertions and site maintenance.
What is CGM?
Continuous Glucose Monitoring, or CGM, automatically measures your sugar (glucose) levels every few minutes and provides early warnings when your glucose is trending low or high.
How is the Eversense CGM system different from other CGM systems?
Technology: Fluorescence based sensor lasts up to 3 months- over 10 times longer than ordinary systems.
Comfort: Professionally inserted sensor just under the skin gives you complete freedom from weekly insertions.
Peace of Mind: Removable smart transmitter with on-body vibe alerts.
Introducing Remote Monitoring with Eversense NOW, a mobile app for your friends and family*
With Eversense NOW friends and family can remotely view your data, giving you greater peace of mind. Friends and family receive updated readings approximately every 5 minutes. You can feel more secure knowing friends and family are able to view trends and alerts.
Eversense NOW is exclusively for use with the Eversense brand CGM system.