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Re: [IPp] Precision Xtra Meter

We have the Precision Xtra Meter, But we use it only for Testing Ketones. We 
use the Flash for BS. We love it for testing ketones.
Mom to Amanda 10 (DX 2/17/05) & Adam 9
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Cathy Adams" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Monday, July 03, 2006 10:59 AM
Subject: [IPp] Precision Xtra Meter
> I was wondering if anyone has experience with the Precision Xtra meter? We 
> read in one of our pump training books that this meter will measure blood 
> glucose and ketones in the blood as well. We're thinking it would be 
> really helpful to know ketones right away if Cole's blood sugar was high 
> especially on the pump. Since he's only 3 it's a bit hard to get him to 
> pee on demand so we can test ketones with a urine test, especially in the 
> middle of the night when we're not sure if we need to change out his site 
> or not. Any thoughts?
> Thanks,
> Cathy
> Mom to Riley (5), Cole (3 dx'd 9/05 pumping Animas 6/06) and Owen (19 mos) 
> .
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