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|Trade Name||DEXCOM G4 PLATINUM PROFESSIONAL CONTINUOUS GLUCOSE MONITORING SYSTEM|
|Classification Name||sensor, glucose, invasive|
|Supplement Type||normal 180 day track|
|Supplement Reason|| labeling change - indications|
|Expedited Review Granted?|| No|
|Approval Order Statement |
Approval for the g4 platinum professional continuous glucose monitoring system, that includes the dexcom g4 platinum professional receiver shield, to allow multiple patient use of the system by a healthcare professional. The device, as modified, will be marketed under the trade name g4 platinum professional continuous glucose monitoring system and is indicated for: the dexcom g4 platinum professional continuous glucose monitoring system is a glucose monitoring device indicated for detecting trends and tracking patterns in persons (age 18 and older) with diabetes. The system is intended for multiple patient use and requires purchase by a healthcare provider. The system is not intended for use in a hospital setting. The dexcom g4 platinum professional system is indicated for use as an adjunctive device to complement, not replace, information obtained from standard home glucose monitoring devices. The dexcom g4 platinum professional system aids in the detection of episodes of hyperglycemia and hypoglycemia, facilitating both acute and long-term therapy adjustments, which may minimize these excursions. Interpretation of the g4 platinum professional system results should be based on the trends and patterns seen with several sequential readings over time.