Omnipod® 5 Frequently Asked Questions

Thank you for your interest in the Omnipod 5 Automated Insulin Delivery System! Whether you’re just starting to think about using Omnipod 5 or you’re a long-time Podder®, explore Frequently Asked Questions here.

About Omnipod 5

Interested in getting the Omnipod 5 for yourself or a loved one? Find answers to commonly asked questions about the Omnipod 5 System.


Answers to top questions about everyday use of the Omnipod 5 System, curated by the Product Support Team. Includes topics like Connectivity, Glucose Control, Alarms, and more.

SmartAdjust™ Technology

With SmartAdjust™ technology, Omnipod 5 and the Dexcom G6 Continuous Glucose Monitor are in constant communication, enabling automatic insulin adjustments, every 5 minutes. More questions about how it works? Learn more here.

Phone Control and Mobile Apps

The Omnipod 5 System consists of three parts: the Pod, the Omnipod 5 App and the Dexcom G6 CGM. Explore this page for FAQs about how to use your Omnipod 5 System with a compatible smartphone.

Glucose Monitoring

How does Omnipod 5 connect to the Dexcom G6 Continuous Glucose Monitor? Does it integrate with a blood glucose meter? Find out answers to these questions and more here.

Availability & Access

Learn more about where Omnipod 5 is available and the pharmacy channel.

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