|Test name:||CardioChek Cholesterol Starter Refill Kit|
|Brief description of test:||Refill kit includes box of 3 total cholesterol test strips, box of 3 HDL test strips, box of 3 triglyceride test strips. Lancets and Capillaries included with test strips. Does not include the Cardiochek Analyzer.|
|Product features & Benefits:||CardioChek Starter Refill Kit measures total cholesterol, LDL, HDL, triglycerides. Kits includes box of 3 total cholesterol test strips, box of 3 HDL test strips, box of 3 triglyceride test strips, 9 lancets, and 9 capillaries.|
|Product Home Page:||CLICK HERE to browse everything about this product|
|Type of test:||Meter-Based Cholesterol Tests, CardioChek ST-PA Test Strips|
|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:||$56.99|
|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 PA lipid panel 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|
|Special notes about this test:||Analyzer is sold separately.
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 6months to 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: $50.40
Includes analyzer, box of 3 total cholesterol, box of 3 HDL, box of 3 triglyceride test strips, 9 lancets, and 9 capillaries.
Special Offer: $127.79
Includes 6 total cholesterol test strips, 6 HDL test strips, 6 triglyceride test strips, 18 lancets, and 18 capillaries.
Special Offer: $102.59