Reviewer Product Rating:

Type 2 patient and advocate Corinna Cornejo reviews the One Touch UltraMini blood glucose meter, and describes why she uses it as a secondary meter.



  • accurate and reliable
  • portable
  • uses easily available test strips
  • big display for easy viewing
  • holds up to 500 tests


  • not really all that small physically
  • limited ability to review past readings on the meter
  • no backlight
  • no tagging or comments
  • no charts, graphs, or calculations

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