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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Thank you.I recently took 3 Oraquick Swabs Home Test and all 3 came out negative. I took these test in separate days. My only incident was 8 years ago with unprotected sex with a female. Are these test valid after so many years? Thank you Dr.

Thanks for the follow-up.
I understand your concern.
As per your description, yes Home Oraquick HIV testing are accurate at 12 weeks (97%) and at 6 months( 100%) after last exposure.

So, these tests results are 100% valid after so many years.

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Ty Dr.I think I'm letting my anxiety take over and stressing about the 3 test. Just needed to make sure. Thank you Dr

100% sure.

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