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Re: [IP] compact meter

 if its not in the manual I would assume that the lancing device is not usable
for the arm but that the strips themselves will work as they will suck up the
blood - but you'd need a different lancer to get the blood sample.

Summer (dx'd 1986 at age 4)
Pumping Nov.12/02 - Blue Paradigm

> I just got a, accu chek compact meter... I've read that you can do 
> alternatesite tesing with it, but it doesn't say anything about 
> that in the manual.
> Can you really test arms with the compact?  Can you use the 
> lancing device
> that comes with the meter for both finger and arm testing, or is 
> there a
> special one I need to get?
> Julie
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