Arkray Glucocard 01 Sensor Test Strips are compatible with GLUCOCARD 01 and the GLUCOCARD 01-mini Device to check the glucose level. Usually, it is used by the people with diabetes at home and healthcare professionals to measure diabetes. Use these strips on the fingertip, palm, and forearm for accurate results.
Ideal for: Type 1 and 2 Diabetic patients
As directed by the doctor
1. What is the shelf life of test strips?
Test strips last up to 2-3 years. You can always refer the packing of the product.
2. When is the best time to check your blood sugar?
It is best to test blood sugar early in the morning before meals with a gap of 8 hours. If you have to check multiple times then consult with a doctor.
3.What is normal range of blood sugar level when tested?
Normal blood sugar level should be less than 100mg/dl (4-5.4mmol/L) before meals (fasting) with a time gap of 8 hours. And within140 mg/dl (7.8mmol/L) 2 hours after eating.
4. What range of blood sugar level is considered dangerous when tested?
Blood sugar level below 70 mg/dL (3.9 mmol/L) is dangerous. Blood sugar level below 54 mg/dL (3.0 mmol/L) is a cause for immediate action.
5. Can you use test strips past their expiration date?
Using expired products especially in medicines is never recommended. The strips might be too old and the results may not be accurate. It is always better to use fresh test strips to get the most accurate result.
6. Do you need a prescription to buy test strips?
No you can purchase test strips without a doctor’s prescription.
7. Is it ok to share medical related monitor devices?
Sharing of finger stick devices even if it is within family is not recommended. It is always better for one person to use one device. But if it has to be shared clean it thoroughly with disinfectant each time you use it.
8. How often should one check their blood sugar if they are prediabetic?
Check it annually, then based on the results you will know if it is higher than normal you might have to check it 2 times a year or based on the doctor advise.
Established in 1960, Arkray Inc is one of the best healthcare products manufacturer company, expert in Diabetes testing, Urinalysis, Near Patient Testing & BGM. Their mission is to contribute to the health and well-being of people all over the world through the advancement of science and the discovery of new technologies.
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Pack Size: 50 strips per pack