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Twenty-something PWD and advocate Heather Gabel reviews TruePlus glucose tabs, gels and shots by Nipro Diagnostics -- with a cameo from Lancet the pug!



  • brings blood sugar up quickly
  • relatively cheap glucose tabs
  • easy to find in stores across the U.S.
  • variety of flavors


  • not as tasty as competitors, such as Glucolift Tabs
  • difficult to open gel containers
  • gels and shots are expensive, and can be wasteful

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