Learn how to properly store and travel with the Tresiba® FlexTouch® insulin pen

STORAGE & TRAVEL

Tresiba® FlexTouch® lasts up to 8 weeks once in use, if it is refrigerated (36°F to 46°F) or kept at room temperature below 86°F away from direct heat and light

Storing Tresiba® FlexTouch®

Storage before use
  • Store unused Tresiba® FlexTouch® pens in the refrigerator at 36°F to 46°F (2°C to 8°C)
  • Do not freeze Tresiba®. Do not use Tresiba® if it has been frozen
  • Unused pens may be used until the expiration date printed on the label, if kept in the refrigerator
Storage after use
  • Keep at room temperature (below 86oF) or refrigerated for up to 8 weeks
  • Keep away from direct heat and light
  • Dispose after 8 weeks, even if there is insulin left in the pen

Travel tips

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Tresiba® FlexTouch® can go almost anywhere, since you can keep it in your pocket, purse, or bag.a

aIn-use Tresiba® can be kept at room temperature (below 86°F), away from direct heat and light, or refrigerated (36°F to 46°F) for up to 8 weeks.

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If you’re in a warm climate, remember to keep Tresiba® FlexTouch® out of direct sunlight and at room temperature (below 86°F) once in use.

Tresiba® FlexTouch® pens

Bring extra supplies with you in case you lose your Tresiba® FlexTouch®.

  • Tresiba® FlexTouch®
  • Pen needles
  • Blood glucose meter
  • Test strips
  • Lancing device and lancets
  • Alcohol swabs
  • Glucose tablets
  • Glucagon kit
  • Other diabetes medicine
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