Reviewer Product Rating:

Author and D-advocate Dan Fleshler reviews the tiny True2Go glucose meter, an option that's all about convenience.

REVIEWER'S BREAKDOWN -

 

PROs:

 

  • small, compact and convenient
  • affordable
  • accurate blood glucose readings
  • doesn't require a large blood sample

 

CONs:

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  • so tiny it can be easy to misplace
  • doesn't allow you to keep track of dates and times
  • no backlight, so can't see results in the dark
  • not ideal as primary meter, but convenient for on-the-go secondary meter option

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