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Activating your Frio



When you unpack your FRIO, you'll find the Outer wallet, the Inner wallet and the instruction card to go with it. 


Fill an empty tupperware pot, the size of your FRIO, with water. Then separate the two FRIO wallets from each other.


Submerge the INNER wallet into the water and gently manipulate to spread the crystals inside.

Soak for the required amount for your FRIO;

- Pump, Mini, Eye drop(1) = 2-4 minutes

- Eye drop(3), Duo = 7 - 10 minutes

- Grande = 12 - 14 minutes

-Large, Extra Large = 14 - 19 minutes 

Using your frio

Remove Inner wallet from water, squeeze out any excess and leave to rest for 5 minutes.

Place medication into the Inner wallet before inserting them both within the Outer wallet for travel.

Applying your patch

clean site

Be sure to clean and dry your chosen site before application.

Peel off backing

Turn the patch over, and peel one corner/backing section.

Place over transmitter

Carefully place the patch over the transmitter allowing the cut out to line up.

Smooth down

Smooth down the first corner/backing section before repeating on the other side.

After application

After applying your patch, be sure to wait at least 2 hours before showering, exercising and swimming. This allows the patch to securely adhere to the skin.

Won't stick?

Use a tacky adhesive wipe or spray over the skin before applying the patch (*be sure to clean the site area before application*)


After the required time, slowly peel the patch off of the skin from the top downwards.

can't remove?

Apply a remover wipe or spray over the patch until the adhesive has dissolved.

Applying your device sticker

Peel off sticker

Peel the patterned sticker away from the surrounded backing.

Align with sensor

Gently align your sticker with roughly the middle of your sensor.

place down on sensor

Carefully place the sticker down in desired place, check that it is positioned correctly, then smooth down with your finger. 


If the sticker isn't positioned desirably (Before smoothing down). Carefully lift sticker and reapply being sure to not pull and stretch the sticker.


Prep with alcohol wipe

Remove the 'Alcohol Prep Pad' from the packaging and wipe over screen.

wipe over dust cloth

Once dry, take the 'Dust Cloth' and wipe over screen removing any other dust residue.

Dab dirt clean film

Using the tab, remove the clear film from the blue 'Dirt Clean Film'. Then dab in places over screen to thoroughly remove any last traces of dust.


Using the blue tab, begin to peel off clear backing whilst aligning the screen protector into place. 

push down 

Place down the screen protector and gently push down in the middle, before smoothing out the edges, to ensure its best adhesion.

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remove outer/large cap

First remove outer cap from the pen before disposing of needle.

Place pen into triangular hole

Next place the pen into the triangular hole whilst pulling forward towards the jaggered plastic inside.

Twist and unscrew

Once the pen has caught onto the jaggered plastic, carefully twist and unscrew the needle.

pull pen away 

Pull the pen away and upwards from the Sharps container, leaving the needle cap behind. *If the needle is still stuck between the jagged plastic, carefully push down using the end of the pen*

Close Container

Slowly push the black slide close, leaving a small triangular hole enabling reopen for next use. *If container is full, close the black slide fully over the triangular hole to securely lock for disposal*