FlowFlex Covid-19 Test Kits (Single Pack)

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FlowFlex COVID-19 Antigen Rapid self-test (Single Pack)

The FlowFlex COVID-19 Antigen Rapid self-test is a convenient and accurate way to test yourself for COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in the ease, comfort and safety of your own home.
Covid-19 is a contagious respiratory virus which quickly spread across the globe after it was first identified in 2019, deeming it a pandemic by the World Health Organisation. Some of the symptoms associated with COVID-19 can include a cough, fever, difficulty breathing, muscle ache and fatigue. In more severe cases, symptoms can include pneumonia, which is why early detection of COVID-19 is crucial.
The FlowFlex COVID-19 Antigen Rapid self-test works by using a sterile nasal swab to collect a nasal sample from both nostrils. The swab is then placed into a diluent (buffer solution) for 30 seconds until the swab and diluent are throughly combined. Thereafter, 4 drops of the sample are dropped onto the testing cassette. This testing cassette already contains the antibody which is particular to the COVID-19 virus. An antibody is a protein produced by the immune system to fight off the antigen (in this case the antigen is the COVID-19 virus). If the sample contains the antibody, this will be positively identified and reflected in a positive COVID-19 result (2 lines displayed on the test cassette). If there are no antibodies present within the sample, then this will be reflected with a negative result (1 line displayed on the test cassette).
Results are available to read in just 15 swift minutes. With an overall accuracy of 98.8%, the FlowFlex COVID-19 Antigen Rapid self-test is a simple and an easy-to-use self-test, with no additional medical equipment required.
The FlowFlex COVID-19 Antigen Rapid Self Test is UK government approved and has been widely tested and verified for self-testing by Porton Down Laboratories (where the UK’s leading scientists carry out extensive research on different infectious diseases). It is also CE marked, making this self-test a widely recognised global brand.
Let the trusted FlowFlex COVID-19 Antigen Rapid self-test help you and your loved ones stay safe and keep you informed about your COVID-19 status at all times.

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During periods of high demand if one brand is sold out than the one available will be sent. The Hughes Healthcare brand is identical to the Flowflex brand, has the same manufacturer and test kit components but simply different branding.

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Instructions on how to use the FlowFlex COVID-19 Antigen Rapid self-test

Single Pack Kit contents:

1 x Instruction leaflet1 x Individually sealed aluminium test cassette with dessicant bag

1 x Individually sealed sterile swab

1 x Tube containing buffer solution

1 x Waste bag

1. Throughly wash and dry your hands before taking the test.

2. Place the buffer solution into the hole on the top of the kit box (marked with a small white arrow) to keep it vertical and held firmly in place.

3. Peel back the seal on the buffer solution.

4. Open the sterile swab packaging on the stick end (taking care not to touch the absorbent tip).

5. Insert the entire absorbent tip of the swab into one nostril – less than 2.5 cm from the edge of the nostril – and gently rotate 5 times.

6. Remove the swab and place into the other nostril and repeat step 5 above.

7. Insert the swab into the buffer solution and swirl around for 30 seconds, making sure to rotate the swab while squeezing the side of the tube.

8. Just before removing the swab, squeeze the tube to remove all the excess fluid from the absorbent tip.

9. Carefully dispose of the swab in the waste bag provided.

10. Attach the dropper tip firmly onto the buffer tube.

11. Dispense 4 drops of the solution into the specimen well of the test cassette.

12. Wait between 15-30 minutes to read the result. Result Interpretation: – A positive test is marked by 2 lines on the control lines marked C and T – A negative test is marked by 1 line on the control line marked C – An invalid test occurs when 1 line appears on the control line marked T* * an invalid test can occur if an insufficient amount of specimen was placed inside the cassette well or the nostril swab was taken incorrectly. In the event of an invalid test, please repeat the test with a new nasal swab and test cassette.

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