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Accu-Chek FastClix Lancet Strips have revolutionized the way people manage their blood glucose levels. By combining convenience and efficiency, these lancet strips make blood sampling a breeze. With a single click of the finger, the lancet strip is ready to go, eliminating the need for multiple steps and minimizing pain.
What sets Accu-Chek FastClix Lancet Strips apart is their unique drum design, which houses six preloaded lancets. This means there is no longer a need to handle individual lancets or worry about disposing of them safely. The combination of ease-of-use and safety makes this innovative product incredibly appealing to those with diabetes or anyone who needs regular blood glucose testing.
This technology allows for an ultra-smooth motion when piercing the skin, resulting in significantly less discomfort for users. It offers customizable depth settings, allowing users to adjust according to individual preferences and skin types. This personalization enhances accuracy as well as comfort during blood sampling, making it ideal for those who require frequent monitoring or have sensitive skin.
Use and Dosage
The Accu-Chek FastClix lancing device is a 1-click lancing device with a drum of 6 preloaded lancets. Plus, it is designed for comfort. When handling Accu-Chek FastClix Lancet Strips, avoid touching the lancet contact area to prevent contamination.
It is for single-use only. Do not reuse a lancet strip after it has been used, as this can lead to contamination and inaccurate results. The lancet strips are loaded into a lancet drum, which is then inserted into the Accu-Chek FastClix lancing device. Only use the specified lancet drum designed for the FastClix lancing device. Replace the lancet drum when it is empty or when the number displayed on the lancing device indicates that no more lancets are available.
Store the lancet strips in a cool, dry place, away from direct sunlight and extreme temperatures. Follow the storage instructions provided by the manufacturer. After use, properly dispose of the lancet strips and lancet drum according to local regulations and guidelines for medical waste or sharps disposal.
Forms and Strength
Accu-Chek FastClix Lancet Strips (Test strips - non-Rx) is available in the following forms and strength:
Accu-Chek FastClix Lancet Strips: Test Strips
- No dose
- Check for damage or defects: Before using lancets and test strips, visually inspect them for any signs of damage or defects. Do not use them if they appear damaged or expired.
- Do not reuse lancets: Lancets are designed for single-use only. Reusing lancets can increase the risk of infection and may cause pain or discomfort.
- Keep out of reach of children and pets: Lancets and test strips are sharp objects and should be kept away from children and pets to avoid accidental injury.
- Properly dispose of lancets and test strips: Used lancets and test strips should be disposed of in a puncture-resistant container. Follow local regulations for safe disposal.
- Store lancets and test strips properly: Keep lancets and test strips in a cool, dry place, and avoid exposing them to extreme temperatures or humidity.
- Use lancets and test strips as directed: follow the instructions provided by the manufacturer for the specific lancet and test strip system you are using. Ensure that you understand how to properly use and dispose of lancets and test strips.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Can I re-select a lancet used before?
No, for safety and hygienic reasons, it is not possible to rotate the lancet drum backwards to a lancet that has been previously used.
Can I use a lancet more than once?
Lancets are for single use only due to hygienic reasons and because the needle will become dull with repeated use. Hence, a new, sterile lancet should be used each time you perform a test.
Can the Accu-Chek FastClix lancing device be used to obtain a blood sample from pets?
No, it is not designed for use on pets.
Do the Accu-Chek FastClix lancets contain latex?
No, the Accu-Chek FastClix lancets do not contain latex.
Can the Accu-Chek FastClix lancing device be used on more than one person?
No, it is intended to be used by one person only and should not be used on multiple users. Using the lancing device on multiple users increases the risk of cross-infections.
It's important to purchase Accu-Chek FastClix Lancet Strips from verified Canadian pharmacy.