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Cases, Patches, Stickers, and Diabetic Supplies for Dexcom G6

Accessories for your Dexcom G5 or Dexcom G6

Here is a list of helpful diabetic accessories for your Dexcom G5 / G6 sensor, receiver, transmitter and system. As a Canadian diabetic, I am well acquainted with being prepared. From glucose tablets for hypoglycemic events to alcohol wipes, our page gives you recommendations on these diabetic suppoles and more for your Dexcom G6.

Many of the items come highly recommended in the Type-1 and Type-2 diabetic communities that use their Dexcom CGM system to manage their diabetes. A CGM, like a Dexcom G6, is a great way to help reduce your A1C. Did you know that studies have shown that the more frequent you test your blood glucose the better your HbA1c? Read more here on the benefits of using a Continuous Glucose Monitor like a Dexcom G6 or a FreeStyle Libre.

Note: These items are listed in my Amazon Retail Store. Most are also available through your local pharmacy. Click on the image to see the Amazon Listing. Amazon pays a small commission for items purchased through my store.

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Use the search box below to search for the millions of items available through Amazon. Or check out our sections below on Running, Diabetes, and More.

How to Keep Your Dexcom G6 / G5 Safely attached to your arm

Here are a few items that help keep your Dexcom G5 / G6 affixed to your body and help it last / survive the 10 days without falling off or coming loose. Use these patches to help keep your Dexcom sticking to your tummy for 10 days.

Last update on 2020-09-24 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API.

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SIMPATCH – Dexcom G6 Adhesive Patch (25-Pack) – Waterproof Adhesive, CGM Patches (Beige)
  • STRONG ADHESIVE - Our dexcom patches sticks longer, and with less irritation, than any other CGM tape on the market. Suitable for Dexcom G6 sensor (Compatible with Dexcom G4, G5, NOT Suitable for...
  • EASY TO USE - Our applying method ensures applying Simpatch as easily as Band-Aid.
  • BREATHABLE, INNOVATIVE MATERIAL - Our innovative material dries quickly and keeps the sweat and water from loosening your device.
TORBOT Group Skin-Tac-H Adhesive Barrier Wipes, 50/Box
  • Home diagnostics
  • Pack of 50 wipes
  • Does not contain benzoin
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KT Tape Pro Kinesiology Therapeutic Sports Tape , Jet Black
  • WHAT IS KT TAPE? Elastic sports tape used by pro and serious athletes to support muscles, joints, tendons, and ligaments. It’s drug-free, latex-free, hypoallergenic, lightweight, breathable,...
  • HIGHEST QUALITY Don’t be fooled by other brands. KT Tape PRO is the only sports tape with 100% synthetic-engineered, performance fabric that maintains elasticity twice as long (up to 7 days) as...
  • HOW DOES IT WORK? It helps reduce tissue pressure, support muscles and joints. Studies show it helps you recover faster from pain. Our sports tape is used for knee, shoulder, shin splints, back pain,...
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FixiC – Adhesive Patches for G6 – 25 Pack Premium Waterproof Adhesive Patches – Pre Cut Back Paper – TAN Color – Adhesive Patch for G6 – Long Fixation!
  • IS IT DIFFICULT TO KEEP YOUR DEXCOM SENSOR ON THE SKIN FOR A LONG TIME? DO YOU WANT TO FEEL FREE IN YOUR ACTIVITIES? Newest WATERPROOF ADHESIVE PATCHES for Dexcom G6 by FixiC will keep it for 2 weeks!...
  • FORGET ABOUT PROBLEMS WITH STICKING THE PATCH TO THE SKIN – FixiC Premium adhesive patch for Dexcom G6 backing paper consists of THREE PARTS TO PEEL IT OFF EASILY.
  • PATCHES FOR DEXCOM G6 by FixiC are SAFE FOR YOUR HEALTH – WATERPROOF, LATEX-FREE, HYPOALLERGENIC. STRETCHABLE & FLEXIBLE cotton material lets Your skin breathe easily.
RockaDex Dexcom CGM Patches Mix Pack, Fits G4/G5 & G6.
  • Dexcom CGM.Hypoallergenic.Latex Oxide Free.Available for Medtronic,Omnipod & Libre
  • Suits the NEW G6
  • Manufactured and designed by a Type 1 family.
GrifGrips Wrap Grip Sports Adhesive Patch for Dexcom G6 - Pack of 15 (Camo)
  • Dimensions: 5" x 3.8"
  • Signature Comfort Stretch Material
  • Cotton/Spandex Material Lets Skin Breathe

Find More Dexcom G6 and Dexcom G5 Patches Here

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Protective Cases for your Dexcom Reader or Touch Screen Receiver

Looking for a case to protect or carry around your Dexcom G5 / G6 reader? Here area few options for you to choose from. Search Here for more case options.

Dexcom Receiver Case G5 & G6 (Pink/Purple Mix)
  • Quality Silicone
  • Custom made design
Genuine Leather Protective Carrying Case with Clip and Carrying Handle for Dexcom G6 Receiver Touchscreen New (Black)
  • 100 % new unique high quality design, for complete protection and convenient use.
  • Designed for use in any conditions (in everyday life, at any time of the day, suitable for wearing on any clothing, in a bag, in your hand)
  • It has a transparent touchscreen window inside, does not close the power button and charging port.
SNK Classic Premium Pouch Case with Metal Belt Clip for Dexcom G6 CGM System (Dexcom G6 Continuous Glucose Monitoring) Retail Packaging (H1-Black/VE)
  • Magnetic closure.more convenient.
  • FITS OVER BELT, OR YOU CAN STICK YOUR BELT THROUGH THE LOOPS FOR EXTRA STABILITY.
  • HIGH DURABLE QUALITY!! STRONG STITCHING CRAFTSMANSHIP
AGOZ Rugged Insulin Pump Case, CGM Device, Glucose Meter Case, Inhaler Holster, Belt Clip Case Pouch with Belt Loops/Clip, Vertical Protective Cover
  • ✮✮ AGOZ Heavy Duty Rugged Vertical Canvas Case with Belt Clip and Loops for Insulin Pumps, CGM Device, Glucose meters, and Inhalers.
  • ✮✮ For insulin pumps, CGM devices, glucose meters and inhalers up to 4" x 2.2" x 1"
  • ✮✮ STRONG METAL BELT CLIP and two belt loops( to use vertically and horizontally)
SNK New Premium Pouch Case with Belt Clip for Dexcom G5 Mobile CGM System (Display Device Receiver) Retail Packaging (V2/Black)
  • Hook and Loop closure. No magnetic material does not interfere with your device.
  • 3 ways belt clip. You can easily adjust the angle when you sit down or bend over.
  • NICE CLASSIC PROFESSIONAL LOOKING DESIGN.
Dexcom G6 Clip Case
  • Holds Dexcom G6 Mobile Receiver
  • This case does not fit the tiny G4/G5 Receiver
  • Comes in a sturdy Black Leatherette fabric double insulated for dropping mishaps
UBELT Insulin Pump Belt Pouch Diabetic Waist Fanny Pack Case Clip Accessories Running Band iPhone Plus Phone Holder Men Women
  • Fits Most Insulin Pump Types: Soft fabric, light-weight buckle, Medtronic 500 600 Series 700 series Tandem and so on . It is a good Diabetes Insulin Pumps
  • Waist Size: Adjustable length fits from 27 inches to 45 inches Fits most waist size. Stay in place and non-bounce
  • Other Use: Can use as running belt waist fanny pack Keep your iPhone XR XS MAX 8 plus X or other cell phones in hand Enjoy your walking fitness gym workout
A1C WEAR - 9H Flexible Glass Screen Protector for Dexcom G6 Receiver PDM - Won't Crack or Chip - Anti-Scratch Anti-Fingerprint - 2 Pack
  • A1C WEAR has a mission: To provide the Highest, Premium Quality diabetic care products at value prices - because Diabetes is already too expensive. A1C WEAR products are created by diabetics, for...
  • Our Screen Protector is a newer technology known as Nano Flexible Glass. It is a PET and TPU film 0.30mm thick, layered with Glass fibers so it provides the same benefits of tempered glass, with the...
  • Coated with anti-fingerprint coating to protect against fingerprints and oil residue to keep the screen crystal clear longer. Premium glue keeps the screen on securely, won't peel back from corners...

Find More Dexcom G6 Case Here

IMPORTANT: Search for more carrying cases for your Dexcom Reader / touch screen receiver here – Search Now to find the perfect case for your Dexcom Reader.

Glucose Management and Hypoglycemic Recovery

Here are some recommended tools to help deal with our hypoglycemia. Hypoglycemia is a condition caused by a very low level of blood sugar (glucose).

Hypoglycemia, also known as low blood sugar, is when blood sugar decreases to below 4 mmol/L.  Dex 4 glucose tablets are my first choice when managing a hypoglycemia episode and gives me a precise amount of glucose.

My Treatment: I take 4 DEX 4 tablets; wait 15 minutes and then retest.

Bestseller No. 1
Rite Aid Glucose Tablets, Tropical Fruit, 50 Count | Blood Sugar Support Supplements for Diabetics
  • FAST ACTING: 5 grams of carbohydrates per tablet to help raise blood sugar quickly
  • QUICK DISSOLVE TABLETS: Easy to chew and swallow without water
  • DIETARY BENEFITS: Fat, gluten, and caffeine free
Bestseller No. 2
TRUEplus® Glucose Tablets, Raspberry Flavor - 50ct Bottle – 6 Pack
  • Contains 4 grams of Fast-Acting Carbohydrates per Tablet
  • Fat Free, Gluten Free, Sodium Free
  • 50-count bottle, ideal for use at home
Bestseller No. 3
TRUEplus® Glucose Tablets, Raspberry Flavor - 10ct Tube (6)
  • Contains 4 grams of Fast-Acting Carbohydrates per Tablet
  • Fat Free, Gluten Free, Sodium Free
  • Convenient 10-count tube, ideal for taking on-the-go
Bestseller No. 4
TRUEplus® Glucose Tablets, Orange Flavor - 10ct Tube (6)
  • Contains 4 grams of Fast-Acting Carbohydrates per Tablet
  • Fat Free, Gluten Free, Sodium Free
  • Convenient 10-count tube, ideal for taking on-the-go
Bestseller No. 5
TRUEplus® Glucose Tablets, Orange Flavor - 50ct Bottle – 6 Pack
  • Contains 4 grams of Fast-Acting Carbohydrates per Tablet
  • Fat Free, Gluten Free, Sodium Free
  • 50-count bottle, ideal for use at home
Bestseller No. 7
TRUEplus Glucose Tablets, Raspberry - 50ct
  • Contains 4 grams of Fast-Acting Carbohydrates per Tablet
  • Fat Free, Gluten Free, Sodium Free
  • 50-count bottle, ideal for use at home
Bestseller No. 8
TRUEplus® Glucose Tablets, Tropical Fruit Flavor - 50ct Bottle (3)
  • Contains 4 grams of Fast-Acting Carbohydrates per Tablet
  • Fat Free, Gluten Free, Sodium Free
  • 50-count bottle, ideal for use at home
Bestseller No. 9
TRUEplus Glucose Tablets, Orange - 50ct
  • Contains 4 grams of Fast-Acting Carbohydrates per Tablet
  • Fat Free, Gluten Free, Sodium Free
  • 50-count bottle, ideal for use at home
Bestseller No. 10
TRUEplus® Glucose Tablets, Assorted Flavor (Grape, Raspberry, Orange) - 50ct Bottle – 3 Pack
  • Contains 4 grams of Fast-Acting Carbohydrates per Tablet
  • Fat Free, Gluten Free, Sodium Free
  • 50-count bottle, ideal for use at home

Emergency Contact Information – Medical Alert on Steroids

Road ID – My RoadID is my comfort blanket against the what if. Never had to use it however, good to know that my chronic illnesses, contract information, and who I am is easily accessible to anyone that may need it. RoadId comes in a variety of styles from bracelets, necklace, and as a band attachment of FitBit, Garmin, and Apple watches and smart devices.

RoadID - performance emergency identification. ROAD iD speaks for people when they can't speak for themselves. Check out one of the stories that speaks for ROAD iD, and shows why wearing ID is so important.

Much like carrying my insulin, plenty of water while out for a run or my helmet riding – I would never go for a run or a ride without Road ID; even just a quick 5KM around the block. Honestly, I wear it 24/7/365.

Diabetes Books and Education

SaleBestseller No. 1
Dr. Neal Barnard's Program for Reversing Diabetes: The Scientifically Proven System for Reversing Diabetes Without Drugs
  • Barnard, Neal (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 288 Pages - 02/27/2018 (Publication Date) - Rodale Books (Publisher)
SaleBestseller No. 2
Diabetes For Dummies
  • This refurbished product is tested and certified to work properly. The product will have minor blemishes and/or light scratches. The refurbishing process includes functionality testing, basic...
  • Rubin, Alan L. (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
Bestseller No. 3
Bright Spots & Landmines: The Diabetes Guide I Wish Someone Had Handed Me
  • Brown, Adam (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 250 Pages - 05/09/2017 (Publication Date) - The diaTribe Foundation (Publisher)
SaleBestseller No. 4
The Mayo Clinic Diabetes Diet: 2nd Edition: Revised and Updated
  • Hardcover Book
  • Hensrud M.D. M.P.H., Donald D. (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
SaleBestseller No. 5
Managing Type 2 Diabetes For Dummies
  • American Diabetes Association (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 336 Pages - 02/13/2018 (Publication Date) - For Dummies (Publisher)
Bestseller No. 6
Choose Your Foods: Food Lists for Diabetes
  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 65 Pages - 06/01/2019 (Publication Date) - Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (Publisher)
SaleBestseller No. 7
The Diabetes Code: Prevent and Reverse Type 2 Diabetes Naturally (The Wellness Code Book Two)
  • Fung, Dr. Jason (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 288 Pages - 04/03/2018 (Publication Date) - Greystone Books (Publisher)
Bestseller No. 8
The Type 2 Diabetic Cookbook & Action Plan: A Three-Month Kickstart Guide for Living Well with Type 2 Diabetes
  • Amazon Kindle Edition
  • Mckittrick RD, Martha (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
SaleBestseller No. 9
American Diabetes Association Complete Guide to Diabetes: The Ultimate Home Reference from the Diabetes Experts
  • Used Book in Good Condition
  • Association, American Diabetes (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
SaleBestseller No. 10
What Do I Eat Now? 3rd Edition: A Guide to Eating Well with Diabetes or Prediabetes
  • Ross RDN LD CDE MLDE FAADE, Tami A. (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 248 Pages - 04/14/2020 (Publication Date) - American Diabetes Association (Publisher)

Other Recommended books and education on diabetes

In addition to Amazons top 10 books on diabetes. Here are a few other great reads for you to consider.

Decorative Stickers, and Other Items

Looking to make your Dexcom G5 / G6 more stylish. Let’s all agree – white is a bit, well White. Here are a few links to help you pimp up your sensor and scanner. Word of caution – I can not speak to if the stickers reduce how well we can scan the sensors – my other curiosity is if the sensor itself can still disperse heat. However, those that love the stickers swear by them.

Your input is important!

I would love to hear from you. What has worked well with your daily use of your Dexcom G6, what has not? Send me s message and some link suggestions and I will be sure to add them to the list. ->> Contact me here!

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Mark is a foodie in training, photographer, Starbucks addict, runner, cyclist, and single parent living outside of Toronto, Ontario. Living with Crohn’s Disease and Diabetes, life for this Transportation Planner and RPP can be an interesting mix.

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