GLUCOCARD® Vital™ Blood Glucose Meter and Test Strips

Overview

The GLUCOCARD Vital is everything a blood glucose meter should be - fast, accurate and easy to use. A small 0.5 µL sample size in our GO-based test strip platform gives accurate results in as little as 7 seconds. This auto coded meter has a 250-test memory, records 14- and 30-day averaging and is downloadable.

Specifications

Test Strips Name: GLUCOCARD Vital Test Strips
Sample size: 0.5 μL
Test time: 7 seconds
Meter range: 20-600 mg/dL
Technology Results: Plasma referenced
Calibration: Auto coding
Display: LCD
Memory: 250 tests with time & date stamp
Averaging: 14- and 30-day averaging
Downloadable: Yes
Meter Size: 3” x 2” x .5”
Weight: 1.5 oz
Power Battery: Single replacement 3V (CR2032)
Tests/Battery: More than 2,000 tests at 4 tests per day

How-To

User Overview Videos / Videos de descripción general del usuario

Meter set up Configuracion del medidor

Manuals and Guides / Manuales y Guías

Quick Reference Guide
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Quick Reference Guide
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User Manual
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User Manual
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Lancing Device
Instructions for Use

Ordering Information

Name Product # UPC #015482- NDC #08317-
GLUCOCARD Vital Meter-Full Kit 761100 76110-3 7611-01
GLUCOCARD Vital Meter-Basic Kit 760001 76001-4 7600-01
GLUCOCARD Vital Test Strips, DME - 50 ct. 760050 76050-2 7600-50
GLUCOCARD Vital Test Strips, Retail - 50 ct. 762050 76205-6 7620-50
Assure Dose Control Solution (Normal) 500005 50005-4 5000-05
Assure Dose Control Solution (Normal/High) 500006 50006-1 5000-06

FAQ

What makes the GLUCOCARD Vital different from other systems?
Every person who needs to monitor his/her blood glucose has individual preferences. That is why there are many options in the market. GLUCOCARD Vital features include Auto Coding, AST, 7 second test time, and 0.5 µL sample size.

What is "auto coding"?
There is no need to physically code the GLUCOCARD Vital. Coding is accomplished simply by inserting a test strip into the meter - and the meter takes care of the rest!

What is the sample size of the GLUCOCARD Vital?
A 0.5 µL sample is required.

How long does the battery last?
The meter requires one 3V CR2032 battery. Generally, the battery should last approximately 2,000 tests at 4 tests per day.

Do I need to reset the time after the batteries have been replaced?
No meter settings or stored test results will be altered unless you:
• Touch the metal portion on the main unit with your fingers or any metal.
• Take over 30 seconds to replace battery.
• Load the battery incorrectly.
• Insert a used or weak battery.

What is the test strip open-life?
Test strips good for up to 3-months after opening. Remember to write the date you opened the test strip bottle in the space provided.

Can I use the GLUCOCARD Vital system if I am undergoing oxygen therapy?
The GLUCOCARD Vital may yeild false results for those undergoing oxygen therapies. (The chemistry of the Vital test strip is Glucose Oxidase.)

Is the GLUCOCARD Vital system affected by maltose and/or icodextrin?
No, maltose and/or icodextrin do not affect the GLUCOCARD Vital system.

Does the GLUCOCARD Vital display test results in both mg/dL and mmol/L?
No, the GLUCOCARD Vital is programmed to display only mg/dL in the U.S.

Is the GLUCOCARD Vital Blood Glucose Meter whole blood or plasma referenced?
GLUCOCARD Vital is plasma referenced.

How do I clean the GLUCOCARD Vital and how often?
Clean the outside of the meter with a damp cloth only. Dirt, dust, blood, control solution, or water entering the meter could cause damage.

What type of lancet is included in the GLUCOCARD Vital Kit?
The full meter kit contains a 28 gauge general purpose lancet.

Images & Logos

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Vital Logo
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Vital (Black)
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Vital Side
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VitalBasic 10
(Black) (760001)
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Vital Meter Kit
(Black) (761100)
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Test Strips
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DME Test Strip
Carton (760050)
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Retail Test Strip
Carton (762050)