This is a test system for use at home or in health care settings to measure the amount of sugar (glucose) in your blood.
Why is Glucose Monitoring important to Diabetes?
Glucose is a sugar that your body uses as a source of energy. Unless you have diabetes, your body regulates the amount of glucose in your blood. People with diabetes may need special diets and medications to control blood glucose.
Why should you take this test?
You should take this test if you have diabetes and you need to monitor your blood sugar (glucose) levels. You and your doctor can use the results to: