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What blood test meter do you or your child use most often?

 
     

Accu-Chek Active

 
 

1%

 

18

 
     

Accu-Chek Advantage

 
 

10%

 

142

 
     

Accu-Chek Compact

 
 

1%

 

18

 
     

Accu-Chek Complete

 
 

3%

 

46

 
     

FreeStyle

 
 

15%

 

203

 
     

Glucometer Dex

 
 

3%

 

42

 
     

Glucometer Elite or Elite XL

 
 

6%

 

90

 
     

OneTouch FastTake

 
 

3%

 

46

 
     

OneTouch Profile, II, or Basic

 
 

1%

 

26

 
     

OneTouch Ultra

 
 

34%

 

466

 
     

Precision QID

 
 

1%

 

25

 
     

Precision Xtra

 
 

12%

 

167

 
     

Sof-Tact

 
 

2%

 

34

 
     

Store brand

 
 

1%

 

2

 
     

Visual strips

 
 

1%

 

1

 
     

Other

 
 

1%

 

14

 
 

What blood test meter do you or your child use most often?

Poll dates: April 21 - 28, 2002
Total Votes: 1,340

There are many good blood glucose meters to choose from. If you're thinking about getting a new meter, review the features of the various meters to find one that best meets your needs. All meters are FDA approved and are sufficiently accurate to help you manage your diabetes.

The table below compares results of last week's poll with similar polls run in previous years.

Meter Apr 2002 Aug 2001 May 2000 Oct 1998
Accu-Chek Active 1%      
Accu-Chek Advantage 10% 12% 22% 11%
Accu-Chek Compact 1%      
Accu-Chek Complete 3% 4% 8% 4%
FreeStyle 15% 15%    
Glucometer Dex 3% 12% 9% 7%
Glucometer Elite and XL 6% 10% 20% 18%
FastTake 3% 7% 11% 6%
OneTouch Profile, II, or Basic 1% 5% 15% 43%
OneTouch Ultra 34% 23%    
Precision QID 1% 2% 7% 7%
Precision Xtra 12% 3%    
Sof-Tact 2%      
Store brand 1%      
Visual strips 1% 1% 1% 0%
Other 1% 1% 2% 0%
Totals less than 100% due to rounding
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