Ketostix Reagent Urine Test Strip test your urine for acetoacetic acid, also known as Ketone in the comfort of your own home.
Quick and easy to use it gives you results almost instantly. Ideal for those with diabetes as it will tell you if changes are needed in your diet.
- Quick and easy.
- Pack of 50 strips.
How to use
Remove strip from foil package, do not touch the test area. re-screw the lid tightly. Dip the test area into a fresh simple of urine and remove immediately. Start timing straight away for 15 seconds. At 15 seconds match the test area to the colour chart on the side of the bottle and record the result. If the test shows moderate or large amounts of ketone call your doctor or diabetes educator.
Hazards and Cautions
- Do not use after expiration date.
- Keep fingers and other objects away from the testing area.
- Store between 15-30 degrees C.
- Protect against ambient moisture, heat and light.
- Keep unused strips in original bottle with the cap on tight.
- A new bottle of strips can be used for six months after first opened.
- Do not remove the desiccant from bottle.
- Do not swallow.