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FAQ Listing

The user will receive an E-4 error code.
Yes, as with any test strip, heat, humidity and other environmental conditions can affect strips.
No, there is no ability to squeeze extra blood from the finger to dose a strip a second time.
The Accu-Chek Instant system was designed to assist users to easily conduct a test. Several features were designed for this purpose: Easy-edge test strip has a wide application area compared to leading brands Strips are placed electrode end down in the vial, so that they can be inserted easily into the meter with minimal handling The used strip can easily and hygienically be removed from the meter with the strip ejector
The  Accu-Chek  Instant test strip requires only a small speck of blood (0.6 μL).
The  Accu-Chek  Instant test strip utilises the FAD-GDH chemistry.
No, the meter will not lock a user out if they have used expired test strips.
Yes, a clear protective barrier runs along the entire length of the test strip to protect the strip and chemistry. Blood applied anywhere along the yellow edge of the strip can be quickly pulled into the test strip.
No, there is no compatibility between the  Accu-Chek  Instant meter and these other  Accu-Chek  test strips.
The strip ejector allows a user to dispose of a used test strip hygienically.
Yes, it is possible to test with all types of blood including capillary, venous, arterial, and neonatal. Please refer to the user manual and speak to your healthcare professional for more information.