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Accu-Chek Users

For users of ACCU-CHEK Aviva and ACCU-CHEK Compact Plus glucose meters.

Website: http://www.accu-chek.com
Members: 222
Latest Activity: Nov 17

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Aviva and Diasend

Started by KrabbyKelly. Last reply by KrabbyKelly Nov 20, 2013. 2 Replies

The reason I am switching to the Roche Accu-Chek nano

Started by RamonFHerrera. Last reply by Dave Davis Aug 13, 2013. 3 Replies

FastClix lancets supply issues?

Started by indolent. Last reply by indolent Mar 27, 2013. 4 Replies

Accu-Chek and Carelink

Started by redyoyo. Last reply by Jake Jun 20, 2012. 1 Reply

Accu Chek Mobile

Started by Jake. Last reply by Jake Mar 23, 2012. 8 Replies

Accu-Chek Compact data transfer

Started by wynot. Last reply by AaronM Feb 20, 2012. 7 Replies

accu-chek connect card Aviva

Started by fairypink8. Last reply by Chaplain Walt Dec 7, 2011. 1 Reply

Accu-chek nano

Started by twiddlemthumbs. Last reply by Gerry Sep 30, 2011. 4 Replies

Cool Aviva accessories!!!!

Started by Leanna Jun 28, 2011. 0 Replies

Accu-Chek Compact Plus Issues

Started by MARKW6. Last reply by Pauly Jan 22, 2011. 21 Replies

Free Smart Pix Device Reader

Started by Marie B. Last reply by Jake May 5, 2010. 7 Replies

Accu-Chek Go users

Started by christina. Last reply by AaronM Feb 4, 2010. 2 Replies

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Comment by AaronM on January 18, 2010 at 3:42pm
I have been using the AccuCheck Compact plus for years and the AccuCheck Compact before that. I know it's bigger, bulkier and heavier than lots of other meters but I particulaly like the drum system and the fact that the lancet is mounted on the meter. Taking a BG reading is a simple quick process and I have found good agreement with both my Dr's meters and the blood analysis. I bring my meter to the doctor's office and perform a test at the same time as the nurse draws blood and my BG is checked with their meter.
Comment by Jake on January 10, 2010 at 7:16pm
I tried the Aviva recently and was thinking. WHAT WERE THEY THINKING....
NO BACKLIGHT?????
Was using a OneTouch Ultra2 and an Ultrasmart (to store my insulin requirements in)....
The last time i tried an AccuChek meter was the Compact..(original).. I liked it but it had a nasty problem where the trap door holding the strip barrel would pop and youd lose a strip on reload, and there are other ways you could lose a strip...

The things I liked about the Aviva was the strip size, speed of use, and MULTICLIX ROCKS!!!

The thumbs down was the LACK OF BACKLIGHTING on the display, no place to tag before/after a meal or a short health note, or enter your insulin dose (if using MDI)....

Accucheck, wheres a modern replacement for the Complete....
Comment by shyam on December 25, 2009 at 4:41am
hello all friends,
greeting and goodevining, Namastee
wish all of you merry christmas
due to pain at neck and arms i was not able to write in this forum since month ago, and still having problem whenever i stay net and online,
today is christmas day, but in nepal we don't celebrate this day as well as your happy new year at ( 1st january- becasue we celebrate new year at April 20) but since last year our government is giving holiday to celebrate this day who follow christian religion in this country.

regards to all friends

shyam
kathmandu, nepal
Comment by Pauly on December 24, 2009 at 6:34am
Hi Joe, merry christmas. Welcome
Comment by Joseph C. Policarpio on December 24, 2009 at 3:59am
merry christmas to all!
Comment by Joseph C. Policarpio on December 20, 2009 at 6:22pm
hi guys! im new here, just recently diagnosed with type 2 and very lucky to see this group. merry christmas!
Comment by Pauly on December 18, 2009 at 1:01pm
I have the 360 software. You need a USB port. The directions for it were creepy and I called them and said they need better install and operating instructions. I slugged my way through it and got it to work. Wish they would do their software for MAC too, I am a MAC guy. I do have to say though Roche is very good in listening to your concerns, answering questions and sending control solution. I have even gotten free strips at times from them. As far as the Accu Check Compact I love its operation and ease of use. I just wish it was a little smaller for pocket size. Then they would really have a meter.
Comment by Kathyann on December 5, 2009 at 2:25pm
I started using the Accucheck Compact, which seemed huge after the One Touch mini. I like the drums instead of sticking strips in. It sounds like some kind of robot--lady gave me the strangest look after I used one in the handicapped stall. RAHHHHHHH RAHHHHHHHH
Comment by Miklos Gaal on November 27, 2009 at 10:22am
New to using Accu-Check Compact Plus. Does anyone use the Accu-Check 360 software to track their results? Do you need the USB cable? My laptop has an IR port so can I configure that to work with the software? Any recommendations on free software that uses the laptop IR port?
Comment by Rob Muller, Roche Diabetes Care on November 20, 2009 at 1:01pm
Thanks for the link, Shannon. I couldn't agree with you more. Incidentally, my profile pic here was taken with my personal, rogue, black, dual core MacBook.
Have a great weekend.

Rob
 

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