Test Strips

To test glucose levels, blood is either dropped onto or drawn into a plastic strip, which is usually then placed into a meter or monitor that interprets the results. Also learn about strips that can be read without a meter.

Several different types of strips are available, including:

  • Strips that work with portable meters
  • Self-reading strips that don't require a meter or monitor
  • Strips that require a low volume of blood, helping to minimize pain 


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It's important to eat healthy to best manage diabetes.