Why does my blood sugar meter keep saying error?

“Err” in the display with a flashing test strip means your blood sugar may be extremely low, or the test strip may be damaged or not properly inserted. If you see this error message after you applied blood to the test strip, refer to Chapter 3, “Unusual Test Results”, in your owner’s booklet.

How do I reset my ReliOn blood sugar monitor?

Press the On/Off button to turn the meter on. The full screen appears briefly. The meter then displays the time, date, unit of measurement, and the insert test strip symbol….

  1. Press and release the Back or Forward button until the correct day appears.
  2. When the correct day is displayed, press the On/Off button.

What does Er4 mean on ReliOn?

Message: Er4 The test strip may be wet. The Test strip may have been removed too soon. You applied more blood after testing began.

What is error 4 in one touch glucometer?

The OneTouch Verio® Meter displays messages when there are problems with the test strip, with the meter or when your glucose levels are above 600 mg/dL or below 20 mg/dL. Improper use may cause an inaccurate result without producing an error message.

What does E13 mean on ReliOn?

Q: What does E13 mean? A: Not enough blood was added to the test strip. Retest with a new test strip.

How accurate are ReliOn glucose meters?

Walmart ReliOn Confirm (Micro) from Arkray – 97% CVS Advanced from Agamatrix – 97% FreeStyle Lite from Abbott – 96% Accu-Chek SmartView from Roche – 95%

What does E13 mean on relion?

What does er1 mean on relion?

“E-1” in the display means the test strip may be damaged or the code key is incorrect. Remove and reinsert the test strip. If the message reappears, turn off the meter and make sure the code key is properly inserted.

What is error 5 in one touch glucometer?

What it means: The meter has detected a problem with the test strip. Possible cause is test strip damage.

What does E13 mean on a blood glucose meter?

A: Please clean the meter with a damp cloth with water only. Q: What does E13 mean? A: Not enough blood was added to the test strip. Retest with a new test strip.

How do you use ReliOn Prime blood glucose monitor?

Intended Use The ReliOn® Prime Blood Glucose Monitoring System is intended for the quantitative measurement of glucose in fresh capillary whole blood samples drawn from the fingertips or palm. Testing is done outside the body (In Vitro Diagnostic Use).

What are error messages on a glucose meter?

Glucose meters display error messages when there are problems with test strips, problems with the glucose meter, or when your glucose level is higher or lower than normal. One of the common errors is the test strip error.

Is ReliOn a good test meter?

Consumer Reports also rated the ReliOn Confirm test meter, which uses the same test strips, as being only “very good” in accuracy, but still a best buy. (This implies that it’s not just the test strips that determine the ultimate accuracy.) Last summer ReliOn introduced a new meter and strips: the “Prime”.