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Description

RapidCalc is proudly supported by GlucoMen in UK and Ireland.

RapidCalc is a sophisticated bolus insulin dose calculator for diabetics following a basal-bolus regimen. With intelligent tracking of insulin on board, automatic carbohydrate ratio and blood glucose target selection, RapidCalc dramatically simplifies blood glucose management. Complete with detailed history, charting and statistics features, RapidCalc is designed to be easy to use and easy to live with.

INSULIN ON BOARD TRACKING
Can't remember when or how much you last dosed? - Don't worry. RapidCalc avoids dose stacking by keeping track of your bolus doses and factoring in Insulin On Board when calculating a suggested dose.

AUTOMATIC TARGET AND RATIO SELECTION
RapidCalc supports up to 6 different target blood glucose levels, correction factors and carbohydrate ratios for different times of day and automatically selects the appropriate values when calculating a suggested dose.

QUICK DATA ENTRY AND DOSE SUGGESTION
Unique slide-and-tap controls let you enter your blood glucose and carbohydrate values quickly and easily. Simply drag the slider close to your value and then tap on the slider rail to make fine adjustments. As you adjust your values RapidCalc instantly recalculates suggested meal and correction bolus doses.

BASAL DOSE RECORDING WITH REMINDERS
RapidCalc also makes it easy to record your background insulin doses and supports up to three preset doses with optional reminders.

"PUMPING WITHOUT A PUMP"
RapidCalc delivers many of the benefits normally associated with an insulin pump and indeed users describe it as being like "pumping without a pump". With RapidCalc it is possible to achieve control similar to that of a well set up pump.

ACTIVITY BASED DOSE ADJUSTMENT
Integrated dose adjustment for exercise based on intensity and duration as well as compensation for recent hypos or alcohol.

LOG BOOK, STATS AND CHARTING
RapidCalc effectively replaces your log book, providing a full 90-day history of blood glucose readings, insulin doses and carbohydrate intake which can be exported via email for archive or analysis. Built-in charts and summary statistics help you assess your blood glucose control, identify trends and even estimate your HbA1c.

FEATURES:
> Intelligent tracking of Insulin On Board
> Suggested insulin dose based on blood glucose, carbs and insulin on-board
> Automatic target pre-meal blood glucose level selection
> Automatic correction factor and carb ratio selection
> Unique slide-and-tap input for quick data entry
> Basal dose recording with with presets and reminders
> Dose adjustment for exercise intensity and duration
> Clear, interactive controls with instant dose feedback
> Charting of blood glucose readings and trend data
> Pre and post meal BG comparisons
> Summary statistics for doses, glucose and carbohydrates
> Estimated HbA1c based on average readings
> 90-day rolling history
> Backup/Export history data and settings via email
> Integrated safety warnings and guidance
> Choice of mmol/L or mg/dL blood glucose units
> Enter Carbs in grams or portions of 10, 12 or 15g
> Choice of % or mmol/mol HbA1c units
> Customised carb ratios and correction factors
> Customised target, warning and ideal glucose levels
> Password protected settings for pediatric use
> No Wifi or 3G connection needed
> Built-in help

SAFETY INFORMATION
RapidCalc is intended for guidance only and is not a substitute for professional medical advice. Always discuss use of the calculator with your health care professional and only use personal settings agreed with them. If you are in any doubt as to the correct insulin dose always follow the advice of your healthcare professional.

What’s New

Version 2.1.6

Changes in this version:
- Fixed display bug in settings

Ratings and Reviews

4.8 out of 5
5 Ratings
5 Ratings
makfais ,

Great

This is a superb app! Use it at least 4 times per day!
Hope it will survive the iOS11 upgrade.

karenann24 ,

great app

this is a great app, i have not yet been on the carb counting course so find this very helpful

Oliverjp ,

Very useful app

Brilliant app as it allows you to take proper control over your insulin requirements. With a little bit of practice this app will get your HbA1c down and just as important, will also flatten your blood glucose curve considerably.

Two downsides. First is setup. It needs parameters setting that are at least approximately correct to get you started. With a bit of understanding and a couple of days tweaking I am sure most reasonably aware users could get it purring. If not, get your diabetic nurse to help - just don't bother asking an old-fashioned one that doesn't believe in patients taking control of their treatment!

Only other downside is there are still some peculiarities in the software. The worst is that if you cannot get it to record an insulin shot of over 50 units RAI, so all you highly insulin resistant folks be aware. It is still useable, but a settable parameter to allow RAI recording over 50 units would be really helpful - developers please note! On an iPhone you also can't properly see any bolus shot over 99 units. For example, a shot of 225 units shows as 22.. but records OK

Overall, a blindingly useful app and the best diabetes app I have used.

Information

Seller
Gilport Enterprises Pty Ltd
Size
5.3 MB
Category
Health & Fitness
Compatibility
Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
Languages
English, Dutch, Italian, Spanish
Age Rating
Rated 12+ for the following:
Infrequent/Mild Medical/Treatment Information
Copyright
© 2010-2015 Gilport Enterprises Pty Ltd
Price
£7.99

Supports

  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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