SILVER SPRING, MD (WIBW)--If you check your blood sugar, you may want to double check which test strips you're using.
Nova Diabetes Care has voluntarily recalled 21 lots of the Nova Max Glucose Test Strips. Also included in the recall is Nova Max Plus glucose meter kits that include test strips from the recalled lots.
The strips may report a false, abnormally high blood glucose result.
The company recommends people to discontinue using or distributing the test strips from the recalled lots.
Customers can check if they have strips from the affected lots by visiting www.novacares.com/news/nova-max-recall.php or by contacting the Nova Diabetes Care customer service at 1-800-681-7390.
Customers can continue using any other Nova Max Glucose Test Strip not indicated as part of this recall.