Accu-Chek Compact Plus test strips eliminate the aggravation of handling each individual strip before testing. The meter accepts a drum cartridge containing 17 glucose test strips, creating a more convenient testing situation.
Each diabetic test strip is automatically released from the blood glucose meter at the touch of a button. The test strip is discarded from the blood glucose meter when testing is complete and the next test strip is automatically advanced. This automated system eliminates the need for handling small diabetic test strips
. Coding is automatic when the Accu-Chek Compact test strip drum is inserted, for added convenience. A window on the back of the meter indicates how many test strips remain; when the last test strip is used a dot will show through the window.
- 5 Second Testing:
The results of your blood sugar level are accurate and quick--available in merely 5 seconds.
- Small Sample Size:
Only a 1.5 microliter sample of blood is needed for accurate testing, making a virtually pain free blood glucose level test.
- Alternate Site Testing:
Can be conveniently used on alternative testing sites like the palm, forearm, upper arm, thigh, or calf, as well as the fingertip.
One package of the Accu-Chek Compact PLUS test strips contains 3 drums of 17-test drums (51 strips in all).
Expiration Date for Accu Chek Compact Plus Test Strips is 6 months or longer.
For the most accurate testing, use the Compact Diabetes Test Strips with the Accu-Check Compact Plus Meters. These blood glucose meters allow for alternate testing sites, which can make testing less painful. These sites include fingertips, palm, forearm, upper arm, thigh or calf. It is always advisable to talk with your doctor before deciding if alternate site testing is right for you.