If you have previously used the backup feature and need assistance with restoring your data, please contact insert affiliate contact information. Refer to the test strip package insert for system operating conditions. Final display 1 Check that time and date are correct. When the lancing device is primed, the drum cannot rotate and twisting the plunger would damage the device. Having Trouble Testing from Sites Other Than Your Fingertip? Inserting a Lancet Drum You must first insert a lancet drum into the lancing device to get it ready for use. This symbol indicates a possible risk of injury or of damage to your own health or the health of others. Please be aware that we do not take any responsibility for accessing such information which may not comply with any valid legal process, regulation, registration or usage in the country of your origin.
Date month, day Final display Turning the meter off at any time Press the M and S buttons briefly at the same time. So if you want to take advantage of a full range of features, you can—or you can decide what functions are most important to you. Press the lancing device up and down in a slow, pumping motion to assist the flow of blood. Two red stripes are visible on the white drum, indicating that the drum has been used. This built-in safety block prevents an infection risk, as used lancets cannot be reused.
Share results with your doctor or pharmacist—together you can look for ways to improve your treatment. When you release the button, the corresponding result is displayed. The measuring window is dirty. If you use an alcohol wipe, be sure your finger is completely dry before continuing. The meter turns itself off.
In addition, thoroughly wipe the inside of the cap using a cotton ball lightly moistened with the 70% isopropyl rubbing alcohol. The display may indicate that your blood glucose is above the measuring range of the system 33. If your skin is calloused or thick, try a higher setting. Snap the battery door back into place. You will be informed of the procedure necessary for replacement. Press briefly The last saved latest result is displayed together with the time, date and.
Never throw batteries into a fire. The test is complete after approx. Accu-Chek Active test strips that are approved by Also check that the current date is set in the meter Roche Diagnostics GmbH. The lancet counter window on the plunger shows the number 6, which means you have 6 new lancets remaining. Ensure that the ambient temperature is between +10 and +40 °C and wait for the meter to adapt to that temperature. The easiest way to do this is to place your thumb on the cap grippers to the side of the notch as seen in the illustration. In rare cases, the lancet could protrude from the cap and you could injure yourself on it.
Damage to the lancing device may occur. Notes: Due to safety reasons, a used drum cannot be reinserted into the lancing device. Grasp finger just below the joint closest to the fingertip and massage gently toward tip of finger, then squeeze for 3 seconds. The depth indicator shows the current depth selection. Press and hold the arrows to scroll faster. Do not use results obtained at the limits of the permitted temperature range as a basis for making therapeutic decisions, as they. A proper drop of blood must form.
Do not change your treatment based on one result. You can directly switch from the saved results to the test by inserting a test strip into the meter. The system is calibrated with venous blood containing various glucose concentrations. If your test result matches how you feel, contact your healthcare professional immediately. If this does not match how you feel, contact Accu-Chek Customer Carer at 1-800-363-7949. Squeeze it gently until a small drop which is free of any air bubbles is suspended from the tip.
Only results which have been flagged with results. You will find a list with the contents on the box. If your blood glucose still does not reflect the way you feel, contact your doctor. It is important that people considering nonfingertip testing understand the following: Talk to your doctor if you are considering testing on sites other than your fingertip. . Include as much—or as little—information as you want in your reports.
Move to an area with the appropriate conditions, wait until the meter and test strip reach the operating temperature 10-40 °C , and repeat the blood glucose or control test. Your meter comes with the batteries already installed and a preset time and date. Visit to see if the Accu-Chek Connect diabetes management app is compatible with your device. Caring for Your Lancing Device Your lancing device requires very little care. Visit our Web site at www. After cleaning, allow the lancing device time to dry thoroughly. If the error message appears again, the meter is defec- tive.
Time and date only remain saved as perform approximately 50 more tests with the bat- long as tery. This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may have other rights which vary from state to state so the above limitation and exclusion may not apply to you. Did you bend the test strip while inserting it. Re-insert the code chip into the meter and repeat the test with a new test strip. Do not press the release button while pressing the plunger. Any other cleaning agents may damage the meter or impair its measuring function.