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 or, for further advice, call our Customer Support team on 01437 741700.
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.