The simple, post-meal reminder of the CONTOUR® blood glucose meter was shown to help insulin users achieve success in changing testing behaviors.2
EASY TO LEARN AND USE
Insert the test strip and test your blood glucose level — it's that simple
Identify trouble spots with personalized HI/LO target range and summary of your blood glucose test results
See effect of food choices on your blood glucose levels with pre-meal and post-meal markers3
No Coding™ technology eliminates inaccurate blood glucose test results due to user miscoding
7-, 14- and 30-day averages of your blood glucose levels
Fast, 5-second test time with tiny sample size — 0.6 μL
1. Harrison B, Leazenby C, Halldorsdottir S. Accuracy of the CONTOUR® blood glucose monitoring system. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2011;5(4):1009-1013.
2. Bergenstal RM, Bode B, Tamler R, et al. ACT: Actions with the® blood glucose meter and behaviors in frequent testers [abstract 2063-P0]. Diabetes. 2010;59 (suppl 1):A5 40. Study sponsored by Bayer.
3 IDF. Guideline for management of postmeal glucose. 2007.
Learning to use your CONTOUR® meter? Check out the videos and user guides below for product demonstrations and step by step instructions for your CONTOUR® meter.
* Valid for up to 12 months of refills through 12/31/2017. Offer not valid on 25 count test strips. ELIGIBLE PRIVATELY INSURED PATIENTS pay the first $15 of co-pay on Rx of 300 test strips or less. CASH PATIENTS can receive savings up to $25 per month. RESTRICTIONS: Offer not valid for prescriptions reimbursed under Medicaid, Medicare drug benefit plan, Tricare or other federal or state health programs (i.e. medical assistance programs). If patient is eligible for drug benefits under any such program, offer not valid. Visit ContourChoice.com for additional benefit details and Restrictions. Void where prohibited. For Questions: Call 1-855-226-3931. Patient: BY USING THIS CARD, YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE TO COMPLY WITH THE RESTRICTIONS. YOU ALSO CERTIFY THAT YOU WILL COMPLY WITH ANY TERMS OF YOUR HEALTH INSURANCE CONTRACT REQUIRING THAT YOUR PAYOR BE NOTIFIED OF THE EXISTENCE AND/OR VALUE OF THIS OFFER. Pharmacist: By applying this offer, you are certifying that you have not submitted a claim for reimbursement under any federal, state, or other governmental programs for this prescription, and that you will comply with the Restrictions. Participation in this program must comply with all applicable laws and regulations as a pharmacy provider. Pharmacist instructions for a patient with an Eligible Third Party: Submit claim to the primary Third Party Payer first, then submit the balance due to Therapy First as a Secondary Payer COB [coordination of benefits] with patient responsibility amount and a valid Other Coverage Code, (e.g. 8). Patient is responsible for the first $15 and the card covers up to $35 of remaining co-pay on prescriptions of 300 test strips or less. For quantities over 300 test strips, patient contributions and card benefits increase accordingly – up to $45 and $105 respectively. Reimbursement will be received from Therapy First. Pharmacist instructions for a cash paying patient: Submit this claim to Therapy First. A valid Other Coverage Code (e.g. 1) is required. Patient is responsible for the first $15 and the card covers up to $25 per month. Reimbursement will be received from Therapy First. Valid Other Coverage Code required. For any questions regarding Therapy First online processing, please call the Help Desk at 1-800-422-5604. Offer expires 12/31/17.
Easy for patients to learn and test
CONTOUR® strip technology helps ensures user accuracy.1,2
No Coding™ technology
PRE- AND POST-MEAL MARKERS
CONTOUR®'s pre- and post-meal markers and test reminder, with 7-, 14-, and 30-day averages, help your patients understand and monitor their postprandial plasma glucose (PPG). PPG is an important glycemic target and contributes significantly to overall glycemia in patients with an A1C level equal to or below 8.4%.1-5
PROGRAMMABLE HI/LO SETTINGS
Personalized target ranges and test result summary help patients identify trouble spots such as hypoglycemia. The ADA guidelines recommend that for non-pregnant adults glycemic goals should be individualized based on:6
Duration of diabetes
Known CVD or advanced microvascular complications
Individual patient considerations
With the CONTOUR® programmable HI/LO settings, your patients' meters can be personalized to account for their unique monitoring needs
With 99.3% accuracy, the CONTOUR® meter meets International Organization for Standardization accuracy requirements. (ISO15197:2003) CONTOUR® features were designed to reduce sources of error:
No Coding™ technology
No interference with maltose, galactose, oxygen, or many other common interfering substances†