Roy's Story

If you want to self-test, go for it!

After seeing an advert about self-monitoring, Roy decided to learn more about CoaguChek and has felt in control ever since

Having had his mitral valve replaced and later been diagnosed with Atrial Fibrillation, Roy has been taking warfarin since 2007. “To be honest, I had no problem with warfarin but it was such a hassle attending my appointments at the hospital.” Having asked about self-monitoring at his local hospital, he was told that they supported the option and he purchased his CoaguChek device as a result.

Now that he self-monitors, Roy has enjoyed some of the benefits of self-monitoring. “Instead of taking time off work, I can just make a phone call and know my dose straight away. So I save my holidays for going on holiday.” He shares his experiences and advises people considering self-monitoring that they shouldn’t be afraid to challenge their healthcare professional – “If you you want to self-test, go for it!” CoaguChek has made a real difference to Roy’s life and he feels that, “It could make a difference to yours.”

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If you would like to make it easier to buy, take advantage of our interest free Easy Payment Plan, spread over 12 or 24 months.*

Available via the Care Line team. For more details please call 0808 100 7666.

CoaguChek® INRange meter kit available from £12.45** per month, excl. VAT

(24 x monthly payments of just £12.45**,12 x monthly payments of just £24.91**,total price £299) CoaguChek INRange test strips are available on prescription or you can buy online directly from Roche***

* T&Cs apply **Interest free Easy Payment Plan – Patient only (maximum 1 individual purchase). Individual patients can benefit from an Easy Payment Plan, spreading the cost interest free over 12 or 24 months.  In these cases the patient will need to make the purchase and a credit check will be required.
Representative example:
Cash Price £299
Total amount of credit £299
Interest rate 0% fixed
Pay either £24.91 per month for 12 months or £12.45 per month for 24 months
0% APR representative
Total amount payable £298.92 over 12 months or £298.80 over 24 months
This finance option is available through Roche Diagnostics Limited, Charles Avenue, Burgess Hill, West Sussex RH15 9RY. Roche Diagnostics Limited are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Credit is provided by Hitachi Personal Finance, a division of Hitachi Capital (UK) PLC authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Prices are correct at time of preparation (November 2014). Prices are correct at time of last update (November 2016). Prices and finance options are subject to change. Finance requires credit checks before approval. *** Test strips are required and are available on prescription (GP’s discretion, prescription charges may apply). Care Line operational hours are Monday to Friday from 9am to 6pm. Patients who are chronically sick are eligible for VAT exemption, for more information please refer to HM Revenue and Customs on 0300 200 3700
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