Features of Ketostix Reagent Strips
Stips for Urinalysis provides a fast, convenient way of testing urine for the
presence of urinary ketones.
The presence of ketones in the urine can be
an indication that your Diabetes may be out of control. By carefully following
a testing schedule established by your doctor, both of you can be alerted to any
changes in your condition.
- Collect fresh urine
specimen in a clean, dry container
- Remove one strip from bottle and
- Dip test area of strip in urine and remove immediately.
(alternatively, wet the test area by passing strip through urine stream.)
- Tap edge of strip against container or clean, dry surface to remove excess
- Compare test area to Colour Chart exactly 15 seconds after
wetting. Ignore colour changes that occur after 15 seconds.