|Test name:||CardioChek Cholesterol Analyzer Starter Test Kit|
|Brief description of test:||Kit includes analyzer, box of 3 total, box of 3 HDL, box of 3 trig strips, 9 lancets, 9 capillaries. This home cholesterol analyzer can measure total cholesterol, LDL, HDL, triglycerides, glucose, & ketone.|
|Product features & Benefits:||CardioChek Starter Kit includes analyzer, box of 3 total cholesterol, box of 3 HDL, box of 3 triglyceride test strips, 9 lancets, and 9 capillaries. LDL can be calculated: LDL = Total Cholesterol - HDL - (Triglycerides/5)|
|Product Home Page:||CLICK HERE to browse everything about this product|
|Type of test:||Meter-Based Cholesterol Tests, CardioChek Analyzers|
|Manufacturer of test:||PTS Diagnostics, Inc.|
|Email address to send questions:||CLICK HERE to email a question|
|Hotline phone# to call and ask questions:||You must be a website member to view manufacturer helpline phone #'s. CLICK HERE to log-on or sign-up for a website membership.|
|Tests in package:||1|
|Price of test:||$145.99|
|Specimen required by test:||Self-collected blood droplet|
|Are specimens tested at home or laboratory:||This test provides test results at home and does NOT require that your test specimen be mailed to a laboratory|
|Brief overview of test instructions:||Insert memo chip into CardioChek (unique chip ships with every set of test strips), apply self-collected blood to strip, insert test strip into CardioChek, wait and read results
Note: Always read instructions enclosed with test kit for more detailed instructions
|Diet restrictions required by test:||No fasting required except for triglyceride test|
|Time before test results are known:||1-2 minutes|
|Suggested frequency to test again:||Tests for diabetes should be performed at least daily, Tests for cholesterol should be performed monthly for most people|
|Does test require a doctor's prescription:||No doctors prescription required|
|Sensitivity of test:||Precision results for the CardioChek test strips domonstrated accurate and reliable results for cholesterol, HDL, and trig measurements with coefficent of variation ranging from 4 to 6%|
|Test precautions:||Make sure that you apply a proper sized blood droplet on the test strip. Test Strips have expiration dates.|
|Special notes about this test:||MemoChip is shipped with Test Strips and changes color depending on the test panel.
MemoChip and test strips are lot specific and will not work if the lot doesnt match.
|CLIA status information:||CLIA waived for home and professional use|
|Test shelf life:||Most test strips have a expire date of 1 year|
|How product should be stored:||Place contact label over contact page in instruction booklet|
Comes in a convenient 4-test pack with all of the items you need to complete both tests. Perfect for home A1C testing.
Special Offer: $74.99
Includes analyzer, box of 3 total cholesterol, box of 3 HDL, box of 3 triglyceride test strips, 9 lancets, and 9 capillaries.
Special Offer: $145.99
Includes 6 total cholesterol test strips, 6 HDL test strips, 6 triglyceride test strips, 18 lancets, and 18 capillaries.
Special Offer: $113.99