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?

*Up to 72 hours of insulin delivery
†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.

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