Is there a recall on Accu-Chek test strips?

Is there a recall on Accu-Chek test strips?

On December 18, 2019, Roche announced a consumer-level recall of two lots of Accu-Chek Aviva Plus Test Strips because some test strips may not take a valid blood glucose measurement.

Is Accu-Chek Nano being discontinued?

This model is no longer available or might have limited distribution.

What is the life of Accu-Chek?

What is the battery life of the Accu-Chek Instant meter when paired with a smartphone? As a general rule, with the connectivity of the meter enabled, the battery life is anticipated to be at least 750 tests. Normal testing without connectivity should produce approximately 1,000 test results for both systems.

Do they still make Accu Chek Active?

Blood Glucose Meter, ACCU-CHEK Active, Each *Discontinued* | McGuff Medical Products.

How do I contact Accu Chek?

Call Accu-Chek Customer Care

  1. Blood glucose testing products: 1-800-858-8072.
  2. Data management tools and software: 1-800-628-3346.
  3. Healthcare professionals: 1-800-628-3346.
  4. Insulin pump systems: 1-800-688-4578.
  5. Online purchases and subscriptions: 1-800-816-4373.

Is Accu-Chek reliable?


Glucometer Index Sensitivity Accuracy
Beurer 96% 82%
Bionime 82% 76%
Accu-chek 81% 74%

Why my Accu-Chek is not working?

If the meter won’t turn on or has a blank display, it will be due to one of the following reasons: Dead battery – you need to insert a new one. Damaged display – please contact Accu-Chek Customer Care. Defective meter – please contact Accu-Chek Customer Care.

Do they still make Accu-Chek Active?

How do I reset my Accu-Chek?

Perform a meter reset by doing the following:

  1. Remove the batteries.
  2. Press and hold the Power/Set/OK button for at least 2 seconds.
  3. Reinsert the batteries.

Do I need to calibrate my Accu-Chek?

The calibration process can vary per manufacturer and meter. Finally, your meter will need to match a calibration code with the number on the test strip vial. Some meters are the exception to this. For example, with an Accu-Chek meter, there’s no need to code it, so you have fewer steps in glucose testing.

What is E 3 error on Accu-Chek?

“E-3” in the display means your blood glucose may be extremely high or a meter or a test strip error has occurred. The following instructions should help you understand what action to take: If your test result matches how you feel, contact your healthcare professional immediately.

Is Accu-Chek accurate?

We found the Accu-chek glucometer to have an acceptable accuracy with the sensitivity of 81%, specificity 65%, PPV 74% and NPV 74%.

Why is my Accu-Chek not working?

What is error 3 on Accu-Chek?

What is the warranty on the Accu-chek Spirit insulin pump?

Roche Diabetes Care, Inc. warrants the Accu-Chek Spirit and Accu-Chek Spirit Combo insulin pumps against defects in materials and workmanship for a period of 4 years from the date of purchase. Proof of purchase date may be required.

Is there a recall on the Accu-Chek insight adapter & tube?

Important information on selected LOTs of Accu-Chek Insight Adapter & Tube consumable which connects the pre-filled insulin cartridge with the insulin pump. We have identified that insulin leakage can occur, and therefore the previous design versions of Accu-Chek Insight Adapter & Tubing are being recalled.

How do insulin pumps work?

Like the pancreas of a person without diabetes, an insulin pump regularly releases small quantities of insulin into the body, 24 hours a day, as well as additional insulin when food is eaten.

Are insulin pumps a good fit for You?

If you’re tired of daily insulin injections, an insulin pump may be a good fit for you. Even though some people worry that they don’t want to be “attached” to something all of the time, many people find that the pump provides greater freedom than multiple injections each day. 1