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While we’ve reached a higher level of certainty in the past couple of years, the COVID-19 pandemic is still ongoing. We’ve gained more confidence due to vaccines and other medical advancements, but it’s still important to stay on alert, especially if you’re not feeling well or think you may have been exposed to the virus.
Luckily, at-home rapid tests are becoming more and more accessible as the months go on. We’ve even been able to grab a handful for free. But each test lasts just one use, and you may be looking for more, especially if you’re traveling, or if you work a job that requires a lot of in-person interaction. Luckily, Amazon has a trusty rapid test not only available right now, but on sale with mega-fast shipping!
These tests are intended for the “qualitative detection of nucleocapsid protein antigen from SARS-CoV-2” — AKA they’re COVID-19 rapid tests. You may have seen or even used these bestselling, FDA-authorized tests before, so you know they’re a reliable purchase. Each test takes just 15 minutes to complete and you can do it by yourself at home without any help. No need to send samples anywhere either. You can read the results yourself!
This test is just four steps. Instructions are included, and there’s a helpful instruction video on the Amazon page as well. You just swab your nose (no need to go too deep!), stir the sample into the included solution, add three drops to the test card and wait 15 minutes for your results.
Remember, rapid tests for COVID-19 are not always accurate, especially when the virus can take a couple of days to show up in your system. If you test negative, you may want to test again another day or visit a clinic for another test, especially if you don’t feel well or think you were exposed. If your test does, however, turn up positive, then COVID-19 has been found in your system. Just look for a line under the “T” on your test card after time it up. Remember that even super faint lines count!
This test is recommended for people ages 15 and up. You may also use one to test children ages 2-14, but an adult is required to perform the test/sample collection. Order today and you could have yours as soon as tomorrow!
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