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1 click is all it takes. The Accu-Chek FastClix lancing device is the only 1-click lancing device with a drum of 6 preloaded lancets. Plus, it's designed for comfort. Watch now to see how it works!

How to use the Accu-Chek FastClix finger pricker

1-Click lancing enables you to prime and prick in one simple action. This makes it quick and more convenient to obtain a blood sample as there are fewer handling steps. Always wash and dry hands before testing.

Obtaining a blood sample.

Prime and prick in 1-Click action.

Prime and prick in 1-Click action

Changing a lancet.

Slide lever back and forth to change to a new lancet.

Change a lancet

Inserting a drum.

1. Remove cap

Remove cap

2. Insert lancet drum and replace cap.

Insert lancet drum and replace cap.

Selecting penetration depth.

Select from 11 settings

Select from 11 settings
Accu-Chek FastClix finger pricker

Frequently Asked Questions

Checking blood sugar

The required penetration depth depends on the following:

  • The user’s skin: The softer and thinner their skin is, the shallower the depth setting should be.
  • The required blood sample: The more blood that is required, the higher the chosen setting.

The optimal penetration depth is a combination of both. Always start with a low setting when using the Accu-Chek FastClix finger pricker for the first time. Dial to a higher setting until blood volume is right.

Reports of an allergic reaction to the lancets are extremely rare. The lancets are made of stainless steel 1.4301, approved for medical purposes. This steel contains 18% chromium and approximately 9% nickel.

Yes, it can be used for alternate site testing (AST) by using the specially designed AST cap. Please refer to the user instructions for details of when it is appropriate to use AST and suitable puncture sites. We do not recommend AST with the Accu-Chek Aviva Expert bolus advisor system. To obtain an AST cap please contact the Accu-Chek Customer Careline.

Yes. The the finger pricker can be left attached to the Accu-Chek Mobile meter to collect blood or, if preferred, it can be detached and used as a standalone finger pricker. When on the go, most people prefer to have the finger pricker attached to the meter because it makes handling easier.

No. The Accu-Chek FastClix finger pricker is intended for self-monitoring by an individual person only. It must not used to collect blood from more than one person as it does not incorporate any features to guard against cross infection.

This can be caused by several reasons:

  • The penetration depth is too shallow. Please select a higher penetration depth setting.
  • The Accu-Chek FastClix finger pricker needs to be pressed firmly against the skin. Check if a lancet is inserted in the finger pricker.
  • Sometimes the blood does not appear immediately after lancing. Massaging the finger by gently squeezing it towards the fingertip helps to form a drop of blood.

Changing lancets

Yes, the Accu-Chek FastClix finger pricker can be used attached to or detached from the Accu-Chek Mobile meter, including lancet exchange.

No. Safety hooks are in place to prevent accidental reuse of a used drum. A used drum is easily recognised by the red stripes on the side.

No, for safety and hygiene reasons, once the lancet has been changed it is not possible to re-select a previous one.

It is highly recommend to use a new, sterile lancet every time a test is performed. This is based on hygienic considerations and to help avoid infection. Additionally, the tip of a new needle is sharp, with optimal form and cut and therefore ensures gentle lancing. This is diminished with multiple use. However, a lancet may be used more than once.

Never use a lancet that has been used by someone else, or share the finger pricker with anyone, to guard against cross infection.

General questions

No, the Accu-Chek FastClix lancets do not contain latex.

Lancing device care

Check the lancet display to see whether there are any numbers visible in the lancet display. If the number 1 is displayed, the last lancet has been used and the drum needs to be changed for a new one.

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Accu-Chek FastClix

Accu-Chek FastClix finger pricker
Item Description

Just 1-Click to prime and prick

Accu-Chek FastClix - the world's first 1-Click finger pricker with a drum.

Size of device

119 x 19 mm length x width)*

Weight (including drum):

19.3 g*

Durability of device

Approximately 5000 finger pricks

Benefits and Features

We have built upon our past innovations to create a 1-Click finger pricker with a drum. Priming and pricking are now combined into a simple 1-Click action enabling you to lance quickly and experience virtually no pain.

As with our previous finger prickers, Clixmotion technology has also been integrated into the Accu-Chek FastClix finger pricker. Clixmotion technology provides gentle lancing and helps reduce the risk of skin and nerve-end damage.

Additional Specifications
Penetration depth setting:

11 setting comfort dial

Penetration range:

0.7 to 2.2 mm

Prime & release of device:

Press once to lance

Size of device (length x width):

119 x 19 mm*

Weight (including drum):

19.3 g*

Environmental needs:
  • Uncritical plastic material
  • Biocompatible materials
  • Latex-free
AST capability:

Yes (with AST cap, available on request)

Durability of device:

Approximately 5000 finger pricks

* Dimensions and weight refer to the standalone Accu-Chek FastClix II. Bundled devices may vary.

Safety advice: The Accu-Chek FastClix finger pricker is intended for patient self-monitoring by an individual person only. It must not be used to collect blood in a multipatient setting as it does not incorporate any features to guard against cross infection.