Managing Diabetes

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Using the Accu-Chek Softclix finger prick device

Illustration Explanation
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1. The AccuChek softclix device.

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2. Pull off the cap and insert a new lancet into the lancet holder. push it in until it clicks.

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3. Remove the protective cap from the lancet with a twisting motion. Press the Accu-Chek softclix cap on again until it clicks.

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4. Set the dial to the desired penetration depth.

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5. Press in the priming button at the end of the device until it clicks - the window should turn yellow.

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6. Gently press the Accu-Chek Softclix against the side of your fingertip and press the circular release button found on the side of the device.

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7. The result.