The OraQuick Home HIV Test Kit is an FDA-approved over-the-counter test that allows individuals to test for HIV quickly and easily in the comfort of their own homes. The test uses oral fluid to check for antibodies to HIV Type 1 and HIV Type 2, the viruses that cause AIDS. It is a rapid self-administered test that provides results in 20 minutes
The test is used to detect the presence of HIV antibodies in oral fluid. A positive result is preliminary and requires follow-up confirmatory testing. The test is designed to be simple, with fast results, and it involves an easy and pain-free swab of the gums. It is a convenient and private testing option, allowing individuals to perform the test when and where they want
- Do not eat or drink for at least 30 minutes before starting the test.
- Avoid using mouth-cleaning products 30 minutes before starting the test.
- Gently swab the pad along your upper gums once and your lower gums once. The test should be performed following the step-by-step instructions provided with the test kit
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A positive test result on the OraQuick In-Home HIV Test indicates that an individual may be infected with HIV. However, a positive result is preliminary and requires follow-up confirmatory testing. Even when used according to the labeled directions, there will be some false negative results and a small number of false positive results
The test provides results in 20 minutes, allowing individuals to receive rapid feedback on their HIV status
Knowledge is power, knowing your HIV status is the beginning of the journey to a healthier you.
It’s time to take action. Get your Oraquick Home HIV Test Kit today.