How do I clean my iHealth glucometer?
It is recommended to clean your glucometer and lancing device after each use. The manufacturer suggests using CaviWipesTM to clean your devices. You can purchase CaviWipes here. Another cleaning option commonly used by patients is a small amount of rubbing alcohol on a swab of cotton. Below are the steps to cleaning your glucometer and lancing device.
1. Wash your hands after our test
2. Use one CaviWipe or rubbing alcohol swab to carefully clean each device, front and back
3. Allow the surfaces to dry naturally
Tip: Do not get any liquid into the test strip port, as this could damage the device and impact the performance of the meter