Blood Sugar Testing Times Form

Topic Overview

If you have diabetes, talk with your health professional (if you haven't already) about how often you need to test your blood sugar level. Use this form to record the times that you should test and when to call your health professional for blood sugar problems. Post the completed form in a convenient place to remind yourself when you should test your blood sugar.

I need to test my blood sugar ____ times a day.

The times to test each day are:

___ Before breakfast.

___ After breakfast.

___ Before lunch.

___ After lunch.

___ Before dinner.

___ After dinner.

___ At bedtime.

Other times: ____________________________________.

I need to test my blood sugar at these other times when I am ill:

 

I need to call my health professional if my blood sugar is below ____.

I need to call my health professional if my blood sugar is above ____.

Other questions about blood sugar testing:

 

 

 

Credits

Author Judy Dundas
Editor Susan Van Houten, RN, BSN, MBA
Associate Editor Pat Truman, MATC
Primary Medical Reviewer Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine
Specialist Medical Reviewer Alan C. Dalkin, MD - Endocrinology
Last Updated November 4, 2009

Last Updated: November 4, 2009

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