Omnipod DASH® System – Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ's from the Podders™
We have heard from many of you regarding your interest in the Omnipod DASH® System. To help you learn about the Omnipod DASH System, we created a list of frequently asked questions below. We look forward to helping you simplify diabetes management for you and your loved ones!
Questions about the Omnipod DASH® System
Omnipod DASH® Insulin Management System
What is Pod Therapy?
What is the Omnipod DASH® Insulin Management System?
When will the Omnipod DASH® System be available?
Where can I wear my Omnipod DASH® Pod?
What is the minimum age for someone to use the Omnipod DASH® System?
What is the minimum basal delivery amount?
What is the size of the Omnipod DASH® System components?
How does the PDM communicate with the Pod?
Is the Omnipod DASH® System waterproof?
Can I dispose of the Omnipod DASH® System Pods?
Who do I contact for product support?
Which Blood Glucose Meters (BGM) or Continuous Glucose Monitors (CGM) can be used with the Omnipod DASH® System?
Does the Omnipod DASH® PDM battery charge quickly?
Can I take the Omnipod DASH® PDM through the x-ray machine at the airport?
What are some features of the Omnipod DASH® System?
What languages are available on the Omnipod DASH® PDM?
How much Insulin can the Omnipod DASH® System Pod hold?
How many days of insulin delivery can the Omnipod DASH® System Pod provide?
What software can I use to view my PDM data?
†The Pod has a waterproof IP28 rating for up to 7.6 metres for 60 minutes. The PDM is not waterproof
‡At start-up, the Pod and Personal Diabetes Manager must be adjacent and touching. During normal operation, the Personal Diabetes Manager must be within 1.5 metres of the Pod.