Confident monitoring right at your patients’ fingertips that’s surprisingly affordable.

Product Benefits

#1 branded over-the-counter test strips1

Highly accurate results in seconds when used with a CONTOUR®NEXT meter2-5

With Second-Chance® Sampling, your patients can save money with fewer wasted strips6

Purchasing OTC may be more affordable than many insurance co-pays

FSA/HSA eligible and doctor recommended

It may be cheaper to buy CONTOUR®NEXT Test Strips without a prescription*

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"Amazing deal! Cheaper for me than buying through insurance. I got 50 more strips for about the same price. Expiration dates were good. Plus, they arrived the quickly! Very happy with this purchase."

– GoslingGirl

"Same product, works well and half the price of what I pay after insurance at the pharmacy - will definitely buy again"

– Amy

"Great value. Always nice to save money especially because diabetic testing supplies can get costly"

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CONTOUR®NEXT test strips have nationwide commercial coverage

It may be cheaper for patients to buy test strips over the counter.

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* Patients should check with their insurance company as insurers may offer a lower cost option.

This is for informational purposes only. Patient should check with their insurance provider for the most up-to-date coverage information. Information valid as of (7/1/23) and is subject to change.

1. Ascensia Diabetes Care. Data on File. OTC brand volume (January 2022), IRI Cash Data CYTD accessed March 2022.

2. Christiansen, M. P. (2017). A New, Wireless-enabled Blood Glucose Monitoring System That Links to a Smart Mobile Device: Accuracy and User Performance Evaluation. Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology, 11(3), 567-573. DOI: 10.1177/1932296817691301.

3. CONTOUR®NEXT EZ: Bernstein. New test strip technol platform for SMBG. J Diabetes Sci Technol. 2013.

4. CONTOUR®NEXT GEN User Guide, Rev. 03/21.

5. CONTOUR®NEXT User Guide, Rev. 10/16.

6. Ascensia Diabetes Care. Data on File. Second Chance Sampling Research Topline Report, (May 2015). A 15-minute online study was conducted among people with diabetes (PWDs) and diabetes nurse educators (DNEs) in the US, UK and DE. PWDs and Pharmacists were the target in Canada. Hall & Partners.

The information is brought to you by Ascensia Diabetes Care US Inc. Provides general information and is not a guarantee of coverage or payment (partial or full), and is not intended as medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Actual benefits are determined by each plan administrator in accordance with its respective policy and procedures.
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