trademark for glucose oxidase reagent strips used to test for glucose in urine. The strip is dipped into the urine and positive or negative results are indicated by the color of the strip.
Clinistix/Clin·i·stix/ (klin´ĭ-stiks) trademark for glucose oxidase reagent strips used to test for glucose in urine.
clinistixA narrow strip of card impregnated with an enzyme that produces a purple colour when dipped into urine containing sugar. This is a convenient routine screening test for DIABETES.
Clinistixplastic strips with reagent-impregnated pads, used to indicate the presence of abnormal substances (e.g. protein, glucose, haemoglobin, blood) in urine
a commercially available product for rapid qualitative and quantitative detection of glucose in urine. It consists of a plastic strip with an impregnated paper tip which turns purple if glucose is present.