Now available....but with some caveats!
It's available through wholesalers, here are McKesson's item #'s. If you're unfamiliar with the product you can read more about it here:
A few considerations about ordering this through your wholesaler:
December 2018 Update from Abbott:
Message to Pharmacists:
As you can see, FreeStyle Libre products are now available in your warehouse.
Abbott would like you to be aware of some constraints on FreeStyle Libre products:
Training videos on the setup and use of the FreeStyle Libre system are available online at https://myfreestyle.ca/en/products/libre/video. FreeStyle Libre sensors are listed on formulary by the majority of private payer insurance plans in Canada.
Patients can apply for reimbursement of the FreeStyle Libre reader separately with their private insurance provider. Pseudo-DINs for the majority of payers and UPC codes are provided below.
UPC: 0 93815 71534 4
UPC: 0 93815 71550 4
Please instruct patients to always read and follow the product user manual for details on intended use, product utility, warnings/precautions, and other critical product information.
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