A 45-year-old member asked:
My mom is using a glucose meter, now my father needs it too do i need to buy another meter?
3 doctor answers • 7 doctors weighed in
Specializes in Endocrinology
No but: Use different lancets for the father
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Pediatric Endocrinology 21 years experience
Yes: Since you both need separate data storage and sharing information will just make it confusing to track down glycemic pattern.
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Hospital-based practice 46 years experience
Glucometer: Better to use different glucometers- the reason is that you have all the blood glucose values in memory of the machine.
5.7k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Dec 9, 2013
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