BoolPool Logo.
Reviews Categories
*By registering an account, you are certifying that you have read and agree to the BoolPool Terms of Service.

Review of ReliOn Ultima Blood Glucose Monitor
4.20 stars Very Good Form 173 Reviews
Reviewed on: September 14, 2013 Author:
Price Range


Where to Buy
Pros & Cons


  • Excellent product for the money
  • Easy to understand and use
  • Large LCD screen is easy to read
  • Takes little blood sample for reading
  • Inexpensive and affordable strips
  • Comes with good carrying case
  • Good customer service


  • Readings are inconsistent
Review Summary

This is the summary of consumer reviews for ReliOn Ultima Blood Glucose Monitor. The BoolPool rating for this product is Very Good, with 4.20 stars, and the price range is $14.98-$22.44.

ReliOn® Ultima is a small, accurate blood glucose meter designed to make testing affordable for all diabetes patients. It requires 0.6 microliter blood sample to give accurate results in 5 seconds. It can be used on fingertip or forearm for testing. The simple two-step system allows you to monitor your blood glucose more frequently, so you have better control over your diabetes. The included carrying case makes the ReliOn Ultima Blood Glucose Monitor System super easy to test your blood glucose whenever you need it. The test strips for this monitor are inexpensive and affordable when compared to other blood glucose monitoring devices.

Some users complain that this meter gives inconsistent readings.

Overall, ReliOn Ultima Blood Glucose Monitor is an easy to use, accurate and inexpensive device for people who need to check their blood glucose levels for various reasons.

User Voice
ReliOn Ultima Blood Glucose Monitor
Excellent product for the money Also buy the strips at Walmart they're a great value
Review Group #: 1 Rating :
4.00 stars
10 Reviews See Details
Easy to use and read Very accurate Has LCD light Large screen is easy to read Has a large read out and is really convenient
Review Group #: 2 Rating :
5.00 stars
10 Reviews See Details
Takes little blood to use Meter is very close with it's readings as the ones done at the doctor's office Readings maybe inconsistent
Review Group #: 3 Rating :
3.00 stars
11 Reviews See Details
Strips are much more affordable than most other meters Saves a lot of money over other strips
Review Group #: 4 Rating :
4.50 stars
13 Reviews See Details
Costs about 45 cents per test Gives results in 5 seconds Shows 7, 14, and 30 day averages Everything fits correctly into the carry case The price on test strips makes this meter an exceptional bargain for diabetics The problem is that the readings are too inconsistent
Review Group #: 5 Rating :
3.50 stars
15 Reviews See Details
Buyers love this meter and test strips Good customer service Abbott makes this meter for Walmart The meter works perfectly, the strips are a low priced, and it's incredibly easy to use
Review Group #: 6 Rating :
4.00 stars
21 Reviews See Details
BoolPool Customer Reviews Write Review
Have a comment or question? Post Comment/Question
By Anonymous on October 26, 2013

how do you calibrate the relion ultima bs meter

 Like (1 Person Likes this)  |   Post Reply
By Anonymous on October 30, 2013 (Response 1 of 1)

You need a calibration strip. If you do not have it or if you lost it, for information on a replacement calibrator, please contact customer care at 800.992.3612, Monday through Friday, 8am-6pm EST.

Review Sources
ReliOn Ultima Blood Glucose Monitor
ReliOn Ultima Blood Glucose Monitor


Rating : 4.20 stars Form 173 Reviews
Ratings Badge
Rating : 4.20Very Good
Read Product Review