where to buy a diabetic case

saber32
By saber32 Latest Reply 2011-10-26 21:20:31 -0500
Started 2011-10-21 23:43:22 -0500

I my diabetic case riped on me and the ziperd brock on it .

I was wandering where do I buy a new diabetic case for the meter ???


30 replies

inkywhite
inkywhite 2011-10-26 07:09:21 -0600 Report

I got a really nice one from Amazon.com. Its called a ditty bag and it holds my meter, stips and tons of lancets. It was around $32 but its fabric and since I am forced to carry one, I might as wel be stylish. It's green, khaki and purple stripes. Matches my cell phone case too.

night-hawk
night-hawk 2011-10-26 00:41:27 -0600 Report

walgreens on line are cheap or any of the main big stores on line will have them or your meter help line will help too saber32

Jean-9
Jean-9 2011-10-25 09:46:38 -0600 Report

I know at my wal-mart they have a silver case that you can carry your meter, insulin, syringes and other supplies. Its in the section where they have all the diabetes supplies

saber32
saber32 2011-10-25 23:51:54 -0600 Report

ok lil check that out when I go to walmart if thay have it my walmart is under contrutions right now

Uncle Lew
Uncle Lew 2011-10-24 07:41:36 -0600 Report

Also try the Customer Service Department of the manufactures of your meter. Explain the situation and they might even send you one free.

saber32
saber32 2011-10-25 23:59:50 -0600 Report

the customer support ran out they told me we will send one out to you when we get t in a new supply in we are change sub suppliers right when we get them in are new wear house we will send one out to you

Uncle Lew
Uncle Lew 2011-10-24 07:38:42 -0600 Report

Triy a surgical supply store/pharmacy. The ones I have gone to have a wide variety in stock and can special order an item than arrives in 2-3 days.

margokittycat
margokittycat 2011-10-23 21:46:38 -0600 Report

You can buy a new case at any Wal Mart store. Where they sale all the diabetic supplies, lancets, glucometers, ect.

saber32
saber32 2011-10-23 22:18:27 -0600 Report

i checked my walmart since they are remoldeing the store they do not have any diabetic cases for sale untill the remodleing is done in jan thay told me

ShellyLargent
ShellyLargent 2011-10-24 12:48:34 -0600 Report

You should be able to purchase one online from Walmart. Also you can use a digital camera case. I used one for a while with my other meter. I found a case that had a couple of pockets and areas big enough to hold what I needed to carry at Target, but any store that has camera accessories will have cases.

margokittycat
margokittycat 2011-10-24 06:15:26 -0600 Report

Do you have a Walgreens or Rite Aide or CVS close by they would carry them to. Or maybe try Amazon.com most of their items you get within two to three days.

pixsidust
pixsidust 2011-10-22 12:52:59 -0600 Report

Walgreens carries them too
Here is one style for $22.95 but they have some as low as $18.99
http://www.walgreens.com/store/c/medicool-dia...

RAYT721
RAYT721 2011-10-22 06:27:41 -0600 Report

Great question! What meter do you have? That could make the difference on where to get the case and how much it will cost. You may be better off just keeping your meter as a spare and considering the purchase of a new meter with case which area sometimes offered FREE after rebates or when specials are going on. I bought a meter and test strips from www.americandiabeteswholesale.com for around $50 with 200 strips. The meter and case was virtually free and the combo saved me a lot over the costs from the big box drug stores (CVS, Walgreens, etc). If you are attached to your case or the extend of the damage, you may wish to consider having it repaired by a local tailor for a few bucks. Quite often it may not be worth fixing.

saber32
saber32 2011-10-22 22:42:15 -0600 Report

thanks i am going to need a case soon my work told me I have to put my diabetic in a camra bag with a medic sign in the front of the bag or I will not be a loud to bring it to work

Heather44118
Heather44118 2011-10-22 13:39:11 -0600 Report

hi , how do you like the meter, is it the Arkray. was thinking about getting it. the price is great. Heather

RAYT721
RAYT721 2011-10-22 15:11:35 -0600 Report

I have the TruTrack. I like it. It is the same meter that I bought from CVS when I first started so I am using the CVS meter and have the one from ADW set aside. If that is the meter that Saber is talking about, I can just send him the extra case. That was why I had asked. I was impressed by the service from ADW and found a promo code on retailmenot.com that helped with $5 off as a code at checkout, making the shipping only $1.99 or so.

saber32
saber32 2011-10-26 00:03:06 -0600 Report

i just love my true track meter its cheap it works great and the strips are a great price too

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