What is the best meter out there..?? I have had rotten luck with mine..

Ok, my first meter was the Accu Chek which was ok but really expensive...then I tried out the Wallgreens True Track, but my readings were inaccurate. I just recently got Contour Bayer which I like but still don't really know....what do you recommend?

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Comment by The Diabetic Welfare Queen on March 9, 2010 at 6:23pm
The ones I am most comfortable with are the Bayer Breeze2, the One Touch Ultra Smart, and the FreeStyle Lite. They have gotten the best reviews of any meters I've seen...
Comment by Sloane on March 9, 2010 at 7:23pm
I use the OneTouch UltraLink (or minilink?) because it connects to the pump, but I used to use the UltraSmart which was really cool- you could log exercise, food, insulin and what not onto the meter. The OneTouch minis are super cute and they work well :) OneTouch is a great company.
Comment by Robyn on March 9, 2010 at 8:06pm
One Touch has always served me well. Love my Ultra Mini.
Comment by Jeannene Herber on March 9, 2010 at 8:23pm
I like the freestyle lite, small blood sample and love the built in light. The meter is cheap $18 at Target, and I get a 'script for the strips that brings them down to a reasonable price.
Comment by August on March 9, 2010 at 11:04pm
Thanks !!!
Comment by twiddlemthumbs on March 9, 2010 at 11:06pm
I change to the accu-chek nano some time back and have found it to be very reliable, the meter and its bits came free ans so do batteries test strips and log books so i suppose I am very lucky, the only jcripe is that it is a bit small compared to the last meter again from accu-chek and I sometimes put it down aand forget where i left it.
Comment by twiddlemthumbs on March 9, 2010 at 11:07pm
been looking at the new mobile meter from accu-chek all in one no seperate test strips
Comment by August on March 9, 2010 at 11:10pm
Thanks man!!

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