I wonder if you were aware of this:
What was your experience with the Nova Max meter like?
Hi Manny - I never ended up using the Nova Max because my insurance didn't provide coverage for its strips. Looks like it was a good thing too.
I have one and like it. My insurance won't cover the strips though, so I get them on e bay. I usually only use it when I'm sick or something though since I have to buy the strips out of pocket. I have had to use it a couple of times for the ketone feature while sick and it came in handy!
It is an old old meter. Novo Max meter is based off an old BD meter. I used the BD version when I first had my minimed 722 meter and it was the least accurate meter I had. When novo max started to produce that meter I got one as a back it. Still just as inaccurate.
I got one in the mail. It was a piece of junk. They sent me a 10 strip sample pack, 6/10 errored out and failed to read. I called them back and told them about it. The next set of sample strips they sent was better but it was no more accurate than the Freestyle Lite I meter I have been using for years.
The one different thing is they had blood ketone strips that came with the meter. I still have those somewhere but I doubt I could find them in my drawer of diacrap.