For pre-diabetics and diabetics, A1C is an important test that indicates if your diabetes is well managed, over a short period of time.
This finger prick blood test takes 5 minutes and can be done at any time. Taking this test will help you adjust your treatment to avoid diabetes-related complications.
Blood Sugar Readings
You can get your blood sugar readings at your pharmacy. It only requires a quick needle prick on your fingertip.
You can then discuss your results with your pharmacist and learn about the best practices to get accurate readings.
Monitoring your blood glucose is an important part of managing your diabetes.
If you wish to use a blood glucose monitor at home, your pharmacist can suggest the best one for your needs and explain how you can use it.
The pharmacy services presented in this section are offered by Guardian, I.D.A. and Remedy'sRx pharmacists. The pharmacists are solely responsible for the professional activities carried out during the practice of pharmacy. These services are offered in participating pharmacies only. Certain fees and conditions may apply.
* The information contained herein is provided for informational purposes only and is not intended to provide complete information on the subject matter or to replace the advice of a health professional. This information does not constitute medical consultation, diagnosis or opinion and should not be interpreted as such. Please consult your health care provider if you have any questions about your health, medications or treatment.