Safely Buy Accu-Chek Compact Strips ( Test strips - non Rx ) from Canada Prescriptions Plus.


Accu-Chek Compact strips are primarily used for blood glucose monitoring in individuals with diabetes.

These test strips are designed to be used with the Accu-Chek Compact Plus meter.

Regular monitoring of blood glucose levels is essential for diabetes management and helps individuals make informed decisions about their diet, medication, and lifestyle choices.

Use and Dosage

These test strips come in a drum format, with 17 preloaded test strips per drum. The drum design eliminates the need to handle individual strips, making testing more convenient.

To use Accu-Chek Compact strips, follow these steps:

  • Insert a new drum of test strips into the meter.
  • Make sure the meter is turned on and ready for testing.
  • Clean your hands with soap and water or an alcohol swab.
  • Prepare a lancing device to obtain a blood sample.
  • Use the lancing device to prick the side of your fingertip.
  • Touch the tip of the test strip to the blood drop until the meter beeps or the test strip fills.
  • The meter will display your blood glucose result after a few seconds.
  • Remove and discard the used test strip.

Follow the instructions provided with the Accu-Chek Compact Plus meter and consult with a healthcare professional for personalized guidance on using the test strips and managing your blood glucose levels effectively.

Side Effects

Here are some potential side effects that may occur:

  • Skin irritation: Some individuals may experience skin irritation or redness at the site where the test strip is applied. This can be a result of an allergic reaction or sensitivity to the materials in the test strip. If you notice persistent or severe skin irritation, discontinue use, and consult with a healthcare professional.
  • Inaccurate results: ensure proper handling and storage of the test strips to maintain their accuracy. Using expired or damaged test strips may lead to inaccurate blood glucose readings. Always check the expiration date and visually inspect the test strip before use.
  • User error: Incorrect use of the test strips or the meter can lead to inaccurate results. Carefully follow the instructions provided with the Accu-Chek Compact Plus meter and the test strip packaging to ensure accurate readings.

If you experience any unusual or persistent side effects while using Accu-Chek Compact strips, consult with a healthcare professional for further evaluation and guidance.


  • Expiration Date: check the expiration date on the test strip packaging before use. Expired test strips may provide inaccurate results. If you have multiple boxes of test strips, use the oldest one first to avoid expiration.
  • Proper Test strips should be stored in a cool, dry place and protected from extreme temperatures and humidity. Exposure to heat, moisture, or direct sunlight can affect the accuracy of the test results.
  • Handling: When handling the test strips, avoid touching the test area or any other parts of the strip. Contamination or damage to the test area can affect the accuracy of the results.
  • Coding: The Accu-Chek Compact test strips do not require coding. However, ensure that the meter is set to the correct code if you are using a different type of Accu-Chek test strip.
  • Alternate Site Testing: Accu-Chek Compact test strips are primarily designed for fingertip testing. If you plan to use an alternate site for testing, such as the palm or forearm, consult with your healthcare professional to ensure accurate results.

Forms and Strengths

Accu-Chek Compact Strips are available in the following forms and strengths:

  • Accu-Chek Compact Strips Test Strips:
    • No dose


Can I use Accu-Chek Compact strips with other Accu-Chek meters?

No, Accu-Chek Compact strips are specifically designed for use with the Accu-Chek Compact meter. They are not compatible with other Accu-Chek meters.

How do I use Accu-Chek Compact strips?

To use Accu-Chek Compact strips, insert the strip into the meter and apply a small blood sample to the strip. The meter will then display your blood sugar level.

Do I need to code the Accu-Chek Compact meter?

No, the Accu-Chek Compact meter does not require coding. Accu-Chek Compact meter is designed to be easy to use without the need for manual coding.

How many test strips are included in a box of Accu-Chek Compact strips?

The number of test strips included in a box of Accu-Chek Compact strips may vary. Check the packaging or consult the product information for the specific number of strips included.



Additional information

Brand Name:

Accu-Chek Compact Strips

Scientific Name:

Test strips – non Rx

Other Names:

AccuChek Compact Strips



Quantities Available:



Test Strips