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Accurate, Convenient, User-friendly

Say goodbye to multiple daily injections and enjoy more freedom managing your diabetes with the t:slim X2 insulin pump. This pump's sleek design is matched with a host of advanced features that you would expect in a modern device.

Tandem® t:slim X2® Insulin Pump

  • High-contrast color touch screen access to all pump functions
  • Slim design with a flat insulin cartridge that holds up to 300 units of insulin delivered through Tandem's infusion sets.
  • Watertight construction tested to 3 feet for up to 30 minutes
  • Micro-Delivery® technology designed with safety features and precision insulin dosing in the smallest increments available
  • Advanced bluetooth radio capable of communication with compatible devices and future technologies
  • Integrated Bolus Calculator with carb-adding capability
  • Customizable Base Rates
  • Integrated micro-USB port for charging and data transfer
  • t:connect® Diabetes Management Application, a web-based Mac and PC compatible diabetes management software
  • Made to last with a durable, light-weight aluminum case, shatter-resistant glass and a rechargeable battery that holds up to seven days of power
  • Integrates with the Dexcom G6 through the Control IQ software for a complete closed-looped system

Features

  • Memory: 90 days
  • Use with Water: Watertight – 3 ft. for 30 mins.
  • Size: 2″ x 3.13″ x 0.6″
  • Weight: 3.95 oz. with full reservoir
  • Battery: Rechargeable lithium polymer battery
  • Backlight: Yes
  • Screen Display: Color touch screen
  • Available Colors: Black
  • Basal Rate Minimum Start: 0.001 units at programmed rates > 0.1 units/hour
  • Total Basal Rates/Profiles: 6 profiles, 16 timed settings per profile
  • Temporary Basal Rate: Yes (from 15 mins. to 72 hrs.)
  • Minimum Bolus Increments: 0.01 units
  • Reservoir Capacity: 300 units
  • Data Management: t:connect® Diabetes Management Application (web-based, Mac & PC compatible)
  • Compatibility: Windows Vista, XP, 7, Mac, Cloud-based

Frequently Asked Questions

The Tandem t:slim X2 can adjust your glucose treatment while you are sleeping. You can either set up a sleep schedule in advance or manually activate/deactivate sleep mode on your device.

The Tandem t:slim X2 is not waterproof, but it is considered watertight (IPX7). Tandem pumps have been tested at a depth of three feet for thirty minutes. However, users are encouraged not to use their pumps while showering, bathing, or swimming.

This insulin pump’s cartridge can hold up to 300 units of insulin.

To put your Tandem t:slim X2 into storage mode, connect it to a power source and press and hold the wake button for 30-40 seconds. Release the button when your device beeps or vibrates three times, and unplug the pump. To turn the pump on again, simply reconnect it to power.

A step-by-step guide to the cartridge loading process for the Tandem t:slim X2 can be found here.

Control-IQ technology uses values from a Dexcom G6 CGM to predict a user’s glucose values 30 minutes in advance. With these estimates, it can increase or decrease insulin delivery to maximize the user’s time in range.

Like Control-IQ technology, Basal-IQ technology relies on information from a Dexcom CGM system. This technology works to predict and counteract blood sugar lows; when a user’s glucose level is expected to fall under 80 mg/dL, insulin delivery is temporarily suspended.

If you see the message “Out of Range Alert Control-IQ unavailable,” your pump is unable to communicate with your transmitter. Control-IQ technology will continue to work for 15 minutes after this message appears; however, it will not be able to adjust insulin delivery past the 20-minute mark.

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