Customer reviews of Lifescan glucose monitors are generally positive, but some models, such as the One Touch Ultra 2, get noticeably better ratings, notes consumers on Amazon. The Ultra 2 offers results in 5 seconds and can be used on the arm, palm or finger.
Lifescan is the company that produces One Touch glucose meters, including the One Touch Ultra 2, Verio Meter, Verio IQ, Verio Sync, Ultra Mini and Ping for consumers, notes Lifescan. Customers can purchase all of these models over the counter.
Customers that rated Lifescan meters positively liked that they used little blood and the lancets for the meters caused minimal to no pain. Those who disliked Lifescan meters reported that they had some trouble getting enough blood for a reading and felt that the materials weren't of good quality. Both positive and negative reviews found that the Lifescan meters offered readings that were a little high, but were still closer than other meters.