Dana Diabecare R

Dana Diabecare R Remote System is a smart insulin pump with discrete remote control.



The Dana R incorporates a BG meter in the remote control. This automatically shares BG test results with the Dana insulin pump using secure BT communication. No need to carry extra glucose meter.


The Dana R remote control enables full function of the Dana R insulin pump. Discreetly deliver a bolus, change the basal or change user options, all from the remote – keep the pump discreetly hidden beneath clothing.

Small & Light

The Dana R insulin pump is very small and light, only 63grams with a full 300unit reservoir and battery installed. Not only small, light and smart but fully water-proof IPX-8 rated.

Dana Diabecare R Remote System Enables you to...

  • Keep your privacy

    You do not need to remove the insulin pump from beneath clothing to deliver a bolus. The Dana Remote control enables operation of all functions within the pump discreetly.

  • Get more Flexible Life

    Now you can discreetly deliver a bolus without anyone noticing. You no longer need to hide out of sight to administer a bolus in a public setting. For instance when in a meeting, in a class room or at a restaurant – simply use the discreet Dana remote control.

  • Download all data to PC

    Dana Diabecare R include Dana Manager software for PC. All history can be downloaded from the insulin pump and displayed in colorful graphs and charts which are easy to interpret.

  • Access pump from internet

    SOOIL Development Co is developing the Dana Manager as a secure server based software platform. It is designed to enable Healthcare Professionals to securely access pump history and adjust basal or bolus settings from their clinic computer.

Technical Specifications

  • • Bolus increments: 0.05, 0.1, 0.5 or 1.0 units
  • • Variable bolus duration: 12/30/60seconds/unit
  • • Audible bolus feature
  • • Extended bolus (30 minutes - 8 hours)
  • • Dual pattern bolus
  • • Grams CHO or unit’s insulin
  • • Minimal delivery rate: 0.04 unit/hr
  • • Basal delivery: every 4 minutes (above 0.09u/hr)
  • • Basal increments: 0.1 unit/hr or 0.01 unit/hr
  • • Changes per profile: up to 24
  • • Temporary basal: 1hr - 24 hrs, 0% - 200%
  • • Profiles: 4
  • • Carbo/Bolus calculation
  • • Missed meal bolus alerts
  • • Alarm: audio, vibration or both
  • • Button scroll
  • • 21 Languages supported
    (Arabic, Chinese, Czech, Dutch, English, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Iranian, Italian, Korean, Lithuanian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish)
  • • Button-Lock mode to prevent unintended operation
  • • Alarm (Low Battery, Low reservoir, Occlusion + Customisable)
  • • Dual microprocessor fail-safe function
  • • Bolus frequency restriction
  • • Active insulin monitoring
  • • Pump capacity: 300 units (3.0 cc)
  • • IPX8 rating(pump), IPXn rating(remote)
  • • Average battery Life: 3-4 Weeks
  • • IPX8 rating – waterproof
  • • Size: 91 x 45 x 19mm
  • • Weight: only 63g incl. battery and full reservoir
  • • 4 Year warranty
  • • Audible reminders for testing blood sugar levels after bolus
  • • Bolus frequency restriction
  • • Pre-settable default bolus
  • • PIN programming for healthcare professional and/or caregivers
PUMP Type Syringe (No cartridge)
Size 91×45.5×20 ㎜
Net weight 52g (without Battery) / 61g(including Battery)
Insulin reservoir 300 unit, plastic impact resistant, insulin compatible
Bolus setting 0 to 80 units. Bolus programs include normal, default, preset for meal appropriate, step programming
Bolus increments 0.05U / 0.1U / 0.5U / 1.0U
Basal profile Unit/Hr, Unit/Day
Basal increments 0 to 16 units/hour
Temporary basal rate 0% ~ 200% (Increment or reduce in 10%)
Basal delivery Every 4 min basis (varies, 0.5 u/hr = every 12 min)
Powersupply Uses only one 3.6 V DC Lithium Battery
Energy saver Screen sleep mode
Suspension mode Manual and program suspend options
Safety checks Dual microprocessors for continuous cross checking
Water resistant IP28 rate(pump), 1P20 rate(Remote)
Insulin concentration U-100 (default)
Time format 12 Hr (AM/PM) with optional military time
Alarm Audible tone (beep), Vibration mode, Beep & Vibration mode
Safety settings Maximum bolus / Maximum basal / Maximum daily total /Low reservoir
Line occlusion / Low battery / Pump malfunction
Display Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) with backlight. Largest display screen of any pump available, simple icon driven menu, auto-display of remaining insulin and battery life.
Warrantly 4 years
Extras 1 leather cases and one impact resistant hard case included with each pump. Additional user accessories of belt holder, bathing bag and bra pouch included in convenient travel kit. Extra battery keys and linking screws available at no cost if misplaced by user.
Memory Bolus history Last 300 boluses with time and date stamp
Daily Total History Last 60 daily insulin totals with time and date stamp
Prime History Last 60 primes with time and date stamp
Alarm History Last 50 alarms with time and date stamp
Guided Management Features 16 programmable modes including options for:
Audible reminders for bolus insulin / CHO check 30 minutes post meal
Bolus frequency restrictions
Presetting meal appropriate boluses
Presetting of default bolus
PIN programming for healthcare professionals
/ caregivers to access guided management features
Colors Available in 5 colors

Safety Information

Intended use

The DANA Diabecare R Insulin Pump is intended for the subcutaneous delivery of insulin for the treatment of diabetes mellitus. The device is not intended for use with blood or blood products.


Insulin Pump therapy is not recommended for people whose vision or hearing does not allow recognition of pump signals and alarms.


The DANA Diabecare R system is only to be used by patients who have received training from a certified diabetes educator and/or insulin pump trainer and by advice from a physician. For safety and optimum benefits read the entire user manual before using the system.

General Precautions
  • 1. Pump users need more than 4 blood glucose measurements per day, and vision and hearing to get the pump alarm.
  • 2. Confirm regularly that the screen display turns on, you can hear audible beeps, and feel the vibrate. If these features are not working, discontinue use of the pump and contact a healthcare professional or technical support from the local Insulin Pump distributor.
  • 3. Patients must not open the Pump housing or handle any internal components.
  • 4. The DANA Diabecare R Insulin Pump is intended for use with a proprietary Infusion Set, reservoir and other accessories specified in this booklet. DO NOT use the Pump with any other infusion system or accessories.
  • 5. Press buttons with the pad of the finger. DO NOT use fingernails or any sharp objects.
  • 6. The Insulin Pump comes with factory default settings and alarms, maximum daily totals, basal and bolus doses. These settings can be adjusted by a healthcare professional.
  • Glucose Check Alarm
    Maximum Daily Total
    Maximum Bolus
    Maximum Basal
  • 7. The reservoir and Infusion Set are supplied with sterile and intended for single use only. DO NOT reuse.
  • 8. Change the reservoir and the Infusion Set regularly, as recommended by your healthcare professional. DO NOT use for longer than 72 hours.
  • 9. Check the expiration dates and dispose of any expired accessories.
  • 10. Avoid impact damage such as dropping. If there is any known damage of pump and accessory, contact your healthcare professional or technical support from the local Insulin Pump distributor.
  • 11. For any trouble with any of the system components, turn off the Insulin Pump by removing the battery and contact your healthcare professional or your Insulin Pump trainer.
  • 12. Remove the battery for long-term storage.
  • 13. If you forgot pump password, contact technical support from the local Insulin Pump distributor.
  • 14. Check your infusion site daily for proper placement and leaks. If you notice leaks around the site replace infusion set.
  • updated on 2021-10-19