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Old 12-11-2013, 17:19   #1
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(From FDA) Abbott Issues Voluntary Recall of Certain FreeStyle® and FreeStyle Lite® Blood Glucose Test Strips in the United States

'may give too low readings...'

Abbott Issues Voluntary Recall of Certain FreeStyle® and FreeStyle Lite® Blood Glucose Test Strips in the United States

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The strips read low for some of the older meters, but the newer FreeStyleLight meters are not affected. That's what I have. Good - don't have to deal with that inconvenience!

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