From a physician in Massachusetts, USA:
Are there any A1c Hgb or fructosamine monitors for the patient for home use in diabetes?
There are a few hemoglobin A1c kits which can be used to collect a sample at home and the sample is mailed to a lab: B-D A1c at home kit (Becton Dickinson), A1c Express Hemoglobin A1c (Express-Med, Inc), Accu-Base Hemoglobin A1c Sample Collection Kit (Diabetes Technologies, Inc), and DSS A1c Home Collection Kit (Diabetes Support Systems).
There is also the Duet Diabetes Control System (LXN Corporation). This is a home meter that will do blood glucose and fructosamine testing and give the result on the meter.
Original posting 24 Apr 1999
Posted to A1c, Glycohemoglobin, HgbA1c
Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:09:02
This Internet site provides information of a general nature and is designed for educational purposes only. If you have any concerns about your own health or the health of your child, you should always consult with a physician or other health care professional.
This site is published by T-1 Today, Inc. (d/b/a Children with Diabetes), a 501c3 not-for-profit organization, which is responsible for its contents. Our mission is to provide education and support to families living with type 1 diabetes.
© Children with Diabetes, Inc. 1995-2017. Comments and Feedback.