The Accu-Check Test Strips are the perfect choice for type 1 and type 2 diabetics. A component of The Accu-Chek active blood glucose test meter, it is highly recommended by doctors. Primarily used for self testing the blood sugar level, these strips are aptly designed for people on the go. You need to simply put a small drop of blood on the strip and get fast results without any hassles of going to the doctor. Now you can check your blood sugar level within the comfort of your home. Handy top dosing: The large test pad is easy to find and to fill even for people who are visually or physically impaired. Also, special situations (e.g. hypos) do not cause handling problems. Easy to handle:The large size of the test strip itself makes it easy to grasp, hold, insert into the meter and discard. Flexible :Thanks to out-of-meter dosing and AST options the Accu-Chek Active test strip can be dosed outside the monitor. This and the fact that only1-2 ï¿½L blood are required, makes AST testing comfortable and convenient.