Ok, so I need a bit of assistance, I wear the Freestyle Libre and it has been going GREAT for a year and a half, now I am allergic to all adhesives but I seemed to be good. Now all of a sudden I am allergic to the adhesive on the Libre and on the Simpatch that I have wore the whole time. I can deal with the itches from the sensor but I can no longer wear the patches. I can only keep these sensors on for about a week in the summer, I live in Nebraska and it gets hot!!! I need to have… read more
My wife is allergic to latex adheisives like band-aids made from them and recently found out my daughter is too.. we have to use cloth band aids for them. i wonder if there is a substitute for sensors.
Trey..there's usually and app for that or website, just gotta search
There is a product in Canada called Sureprep. There are also little pads individually packaged. Use it before you apply the meter. I used it when I had to change dressings everyday for 3 weeks. It works
Omg..yes I get so itchy but its worth it!!