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ProdIgy Autocode

Device Name:Autocode
Manufacturer:Prodigy Diabetes Care, PO Box, 481928, Charlotte, NC 28269, UNITED STATES.
Measuring functions:Blood glucose
Primary Client Use:Intended for both professional use and self-measurement
Measurement Site:Finger and general Alternative Site Testing
Measurement Occurrence:Single measurements only
Availability:Discontinued but still available
Assessment:

The technology used in the ProdIgy Autocode, to measure blood glucose, has failed in a clinical validation study, in a general population, according to a recognised standard protocol, as published in a peer-reviewed publication. However, it was also assessed in another study but the results have not been published and cannot be verified.

Accuracy AssessmentRecommendationBasis
MedavalNoneWhile a clinical validation is claimed, it cannot be checked properly.
Institute of Health Economics (CA)General useNo evidence provided
 
Consumer BodyVersionQuartileComment
Consumer Reports (US)2019-2021Very Good 
Amazon Best Sellers (US)2019A (4.1 / 5) 

Validation Publications

Klonoff DC, Parkes JL, Kovatchev BP, Kerr D, Bevier WC, Brazg RL, Christiansen M, Bailey TS, Nichols JH, Kohn MA. Investigation of the Accuracy of 18 Marketed Blood Glucose Monitors. Diabetes Care. 2018 Aug;41(8):1681-8. Epub: 2018 Jun 13. doi: 10.2337/dc17-1960. PMID: 29898901. Available from: www.diabetestechnology.org.

DTS:2016 - Fail General population