BGStar® and iBGStar® blood glucose meters now launched in Italy, The Netherlands, Switzerland and Spain
Following rapidly on launches in France and Germany, Sanofi Diabetes has now launched its first blood glucose meters in Italy, The Netherlands, Switzerland and Spain. The innovative new BGStar meters allow highly accurate monitoring of blood glucose levels using stylishly and discreetly designed devices with Dynamic Electrochemistry – an intelligent technology that compensates automatically for potential errors caused by interference factors. In addition, the new iBGStar enables viewing and analysing of blood glucose levels and trends on the go, using an iPhone or iPod Touch.
BGStar was launched on 5th of September, with iBGStar to follow on 14th of November, both available through Diabetes Centres, Wholesalers and Pharmacies. A special hotline service is available for patients on a Toll free number – 800 13 12 12 – available seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. to help answer patients’ questions about glucose monitoring and the use of Sanofi meters and injection pens.
In The Netherlands
Both the BGStar and iBGStar were launched in The Netherlands on 1st of September, available through pharmacies and medical mail order companies. A toll-free Hotline number: 0800 0802 (BGStar Customer Service Center) is available during office hours for patients and healthcare professionals. A special bonus for users of the iBGStar is that a discount has been arranged on the cost of an iPhone through T-Mobile®. Details available on: www.ibgstaractie.nl.
Both BGStar and iBGStar were launched on 10th of October. Both meters are available through pharmacies, physicians or online at www.bgstar.ch, and are supported by a comprehensive range of services and literature.
BGStar will be available through physicians. People with diabetes who may benefit from the new meters will be advised by their health care professional.
The BGStar® – the blood glucose meter with simplicity and confidence built in
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The iBGStar® – the blood glucose meter that fits into the rhythm of your life
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