How to use
- Collect fresh
urine specimen in a clean, dry container
- Remove one strip from bottle
and replace cap.
- 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 10 seconds after
wetting. Ignore colour changes that occur after 10 seconds.
or using clinistix to measure your own urine glucose it may be useful to read
our article on monitoring
your blood glucose level. There are some
occassions where using a blood glucose meter may be the better choice (as described
in the article).