The price of a glucose monitoring process consists of one time investment on the actual device and recurring cost on the lancets (piercing device) and the test strips. You have to use Omron test strips only.
The Omron HGM-112 Glucometer device is priced at around Rs. 599. It does not contain any test strips so its highly advised to buy it with Omron Strips(50Nos).
|Price of glucometer||Rs 599|
|Price of test strips||50 test strips – Rs. 900|
|.||100 test strips – Rs. 1800|
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This Omron glucometer requires no coding. It has simple to use function for new users. This Blood Glucose Monitoring System HGM-112 is intended as an aid to monitor and control blood glucose levels. The features that set apart the Omron HGM-112 glucometer are:
• Auto coding
The device stores expiry date of the test strips and shows an error indication when expired, damaged or reused strips are used
Omron HGM-112 is a small and compact device and looks like a smartphone with its LED screen. It’s small enough to be carried along with you on your travels and can be easily packed and taken anywhere.
Its dimensions are: 63.2 mm x 40.6 mm x 18 mm (L × W × H)
Pre and Post meal
The Omron HGM-112 device allows you to mark pre and post meal and allows you to easily track the reading shown on the screen. The last reading is stored in memory and can be recalled. This allows you to keep an eye on your readings and assess the improvements or the need for change in your medication.
Contains: Blood glucose meter, lancing device, AST cap, 10 pieces lancets, carrying case, log book, operational manual
• 1 year warranty provided by the manufacturer from date of purchase
The device takes approximately 5 seconds with just a tiny drop of blood ( 1 – 2 micro liter). This is pretty fast and is the average time taken currently among industy standard glucometers. Time taken is not a really important factor as a few seconds is generally acceptable and hardly noticeable.
You can read more about testing blood sugar testing machines here – BLOOD SUGAR TESTING MACHINE