The FRIO® wallet maintains the required temperature range (18-26°C (64.4-78.8°F)) – for in-use insulin. Please note that it is not a ‘fridge alternative.
In-use insulin can be stored at room temperature for up to 28 days. The FRIO wallet maintains 18-26°C (64.4-78.8°F) for 45 hours minimum, even in a constant environmental temperature of 37.8°C (100°F). The wallet can be kept continuously activated for up to one month – simply re-activate every 2 days.
Many other ‘in-use’ medications can be stored or transported at room temperature – check your manufacturer’s information leaflet for your specific medication.
If you would like to check the storage conditions of your medication on-line, please refer to the website www.medicines.org.uk/EMC/ or click on the link where you can access the electronic medical compendium.