OraQuick is an oral swab is used for testing and requires no blood. By collecting oral fluid from your gums, you collect fluid similar to that used in blood testing.OraQuick consist of a test stick (device) to collect the specimen, a test tube (vial) to insert the test stick (device) and complete the test, testing directions, two information booklets (“HIV, Testing and Me” and “What your results mean to you”), a disposal bag and phone numbers for consumer support.
The kit is designed to allow you to take the HIV test anonymously and in private with the collection of an oral fluid sample by gently swabbing your upper and lower gums with the test device. After collecting the sample you insert the device into the kit’s vial which contains a developer solution, wait 20 minutes and read the test result.
For the test results If C-Line turns dark it confirms the test is working properly. If no C-Line appears, the test is not working.If only C-Line appears, the test is negative and if T-line appears, it indicates that the test is positive.
OraQuick is safe and approved by the FDA for use by adults (17 years of age or
older), OraQuick is the first and only HIV test that delivers your
results with all the comforts and privacy of home.