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What is the OneTouch Delica Lancing Device?
The OneTouch Delica Lancing Device is a blood-sampling device developed by LifeScan Canada Ltd., a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson company.
The OneTouch Delica Lancing Device is used with a lancet to comfortably collect blood samples for monitoring your blood glucose levels in the management of your diabetes. This lancing device is compatible with OneTouch Delica 30g Fine lancets and features advanced glide control for more accurate lancing.
What is the OneTouch Delica Lancing Device used for?
The OneTouch Delica Lancing offers an easy, safe way of obtaining a drop of capillary blood, which is used for blood glucose test in diabetic patients. Part of the OneTouch family, the lancing device is often used along with other OneTouch blood glucose monitoring products such as meters, test strips, and lancets.
How to use the OneTouch Delica Lancing Device?
OneTouch Delica Lancing Device is only compatible with OneTouch Delica 30g Fine lancets. To ensure sterility, patients should use a new lancet every time they perform a blood glucose test. OneTouch Delica Lancing Device has seven puncture depth settings. In order to achieve accurate results, the setting chosen should be deep enough to obtain a round, large drop of capillary blood. For more information on the appropriate blood sample size, refer to the user guide that is enclosed with the device.
If the blood runs, patients should dry the area and get a new drop of blood (alternatively, puncture a new site).
How does this device work?
OneTouch Delica Lancing Device is incorporated with the innovative Advanced Glide Control System, offering reduced vibrations for smoother lancing. The device also allows better ejection control for easy and safe lancet removal.
Target blood glucose range
The individual blood glucose target range is determined by the practitioner. In adults, the normal fasting blood glucose ranges from 70mg/dL to 110mg/dL. The normal blood glucose range two hours after a meal should be lower than 140mg/dL.
OneTouch Delica Lancing Device is generally safe and not likely to cause any side effects.