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Blood glucose meters support for your MiniMed insulin pump

Questions you may have about your Bayer blood glucose meter.

What is the difference between CONTOUR® NEXT LINK and CONTOUR NEXT LINK 2.4?

CONTOUR NEXT LINK and CONTOUR NEXT LINK 2.4 communicate with different insulin pumps.

  • CONTOUR NEXT LINK is compatible with the MiniMed® Veo™ insulin pump, the MiniMed® Real Time insulin pump and the Guardian REAL-Time CGM system.
  • CONTOUR NEXT LINK 2.4 is the only meter that can wirelessly communicate with the MiniMed 640G insulin pump.

What is the difference between CONTOUR LINK and CONTOUR NEXT LINK?

  • CONTOUR LINK is a previous model which uses CONTOUR test strips and connects wirelessly to the MiniMed Veo insulin pump, the MiniMed Real Time insulin pump, and the Guardian REAL-Time CGM system.
  • CONTOUR NEXT LINK is a new model which connects wirelessly to the same Medtronic devices. It is an update to the CONTOUR LINK meter, and it uses CONTOUR NEXT test strips. If you use a compatible Medtronic device and are interested in getting a CONTOUR NEXT LINK meter, visit the Bayer Diabetes Care website to find out how to get a CONTOUR NEXT LINK blood glucose meter


Or, call Bayer Diabetes Support on 1890920111 or email at diabetesuksupport@bayer.co.uk

What is the difference between CONTOUR LINK and CONTOUR NEXT LINK 2.4?

  • CONTOUR LINK is the previous model which uses CONTOUR test strips and connects wirelessly to the MiniMed Veo insulin pump, the MiniMed Real Time insulin pump, and the Guardian REAL-Time CGM system.
  • CONTOUR NEXT LINK 2.4 is the new model which is designed to wirelessly connect exclusively to the MiniMed 640G insulin pump. It uses CONTOUR NEXT test strips.

How can I get a CONTOUR NEXT LINK 2.4 blood glucose meter?

If you are using the MiniMed® 640G insulin pump, you will automatically receive the CONTOUR NEXT LINK 2.4 meter with your pump.

How can I get a CONTOUR NEXT LINK blood glucose meter?

Visit the Bayer Diabetes Care website to find out how to get a CONTOUR NEXT LINK blood glucose meter. Or call Bayer Diabetes Support on 1890920111, or email at diabetesuksupport@bayer.co.uk.

What test strips do CONTOUR NEXT LINK/CONTOUR NEXT LINK 2.4 use?

The CONTOUR NEXT test strips can be used by both the CONTOUR NEXT LINK and CONTOUR NEXT LINK 2.4. To find out how to get CONTOUR NEXT test strips, visit your local pharmacy or talk to your healthcare professional.

CONTOUR NEXT test strips are available on prescription. GMS code is 15963.

 

Can I use CONTOUR test strips with my CONTOUR NEXT LINK/CONTOUR NEXT LINK 2.4 meter?

No, CONTOUR test strips are not compatible with CONTOUR NEXT LINK and CONTOUR NEXT LINK 2.4. Only CONTOUR NEXT test strips can be used with CONTOUR NEXT LINK and CONTOUR NEXT LINK 2.4 meters.

How can I register my CONTOUR NEXT LINK/CONTOUR NEXT LINK 2.4 meter?

Visit the Bayer Diabetes Care website to register your CONTOUR NEXT LINK or CONTOUR NEXT LINK 2.4 meter.

How do I connect my CONTOUR NEXT LINK/CONTOURNEXT LINK 2.4 meter to my Medtronic pump?

View the online demonstration to find out how to connect your CONTOUR NEXT LINK or CONTOUR NEXT LINK 2.4 meter to your Medtronic device.

How can I get a user guide for my CONTOUR NEXT LINK/CONTOUR NEXT LINK 2.4 meter?

Visit the Bayer Diabetes Care website and login to download a user guide for your CONTOUR NEXT LINK/CONTOUR NEXT LINK 2.4 meter.

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