Control D is a diabetes management kit packed in a crafted plastic box that fits inside the pocket of the patient. Control D uses advanced amperometric biosensors to measure accurate blood glucose using a low volume of blood in 5 seconds.
How To Use:
- Wash and dry your hands using warm water may help the blood flow.
- After washing your hands, insert a test strip into the meter.
- Use the lancing device on the side of your fingertip to get a drop of blood.
- Touch and hold the edge of the test strip to the drop of blood, and wait for the result.
- Your blood glucose level will appear on the meter’s display.
- Test Range : 20-600 mg/dL (1.1-33.3 mmol/L)
- Sample Size : 0.5Âµl Capillary Whole Blood
- Minimum Blood Sample Needed : 0.5 Microlitre
- Test Time : 5 Seconds
- Number of Strips : 10
- Number of Lancets : 10 Lancets.
When should blood sugar be checked?
- Most of the food you consume will be digested and raises blood glucose in one to two hours.
- To capture the peak level of your blood glucose, it is best to test one to two hours after you start eating.
- The American Diabetes Association recommends a target of below 180 mg/dl two hours after a meal.
What is the normal range for a glucometer?
- Normal and diabetic blood sugar ranges.
- For the majority of healthy individuals, normal blood sugar levels are as follows :
- Between 4.0 to 6.0 mmol/L (72 to 108 mg/dL) when fasting.
- Up to 7.8 mmol/L (140 mg/dL) 2 hours after eating.