Point of Care Test (POCT)
MULTICAREIN Cholesterol Strip
With the MULTICAREIN Cholesterol Strips it is possible to quickly check cholesterol levels in the blood and inform family physician to find a suitable therapy or to check-up on an existing therapy. The level of cholesterol in the blood is influenced by diet, but also by medicines, diabetes mellitus, pregnancy, and severe illnesses. It is recommended to check blood cholesterol concentration on all people who are used to smoke, drinking too much alcohol, and eating fat, and are overweighted or do not exercise enough. It is especially recommended to people who already had heart disease or with familiar cases of heart diseases before the age of 60. Perform the test fast for at least 9 hours.