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Review of ReliOn Ultima Blood Glucose Monitor

Very Good
4.20 stars
Price Range
Reviewed on: September 14, 2013
Author: BoolPool.com
Buy now @ Walmart ($14)Sears ($22)

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

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Review Group #: 1
(4.00 stars)
10 Reviews
Excellent product for the moneyAlso buy the strips at Walmart they're a great value
Review Group #: 2
(5.00 stars)
10 Reviews
Easy to use and readVery accurate Has LCD lightLarge screen is easy to readHas a large read out and is really convenient
Review Group #: 3
(3.00 stars)
11 Reviews
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 #: 4
(4.50 stars)
13 Reviews
Strips are much more affordable than most other meters Saves a lot of money over other strips
Review Group #: 5
(3.50 stars)
15 Reviews
Costs about 45 cents per test Gives results in 5 seconds Shows 7, 14, and 30 day averages Everything fits correctly into the carry caseThe price on test strips makes this meter an exceptional bargain for diabeticsThe problem is that the readings are too inconsistent
Review Group #: 6
(4.00 stars)
21 Reviews
Buyers love this meter and test stripsGood customer serviceAbbott makes this meter for WalmartThe meter works perfectly, the strips are a low priced, and it's incredibly easy to use

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By Anonymous on October 26, 2013

how do you calibrate the relion ultima bs meter

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By Anonymous on October 30, 2013

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.

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