CovClear™ Directions For Use

For informational purposes only. Testing is limited to laboratories and patient care settings operating under a high complexity CLIA Certificate.

Sample Collection

 

1.

Remove a swab from the pouch.

2.

Place the dry swab into one of the patient’s nostrils until it reaches resistance.

3.

Slowly rotate the swab 7 times over the surface inside the nostril.

4.

Slowly remove the swab from the nostril while still rotating it. Repeat steps 2-4 on other nostril.



Test Instructions

1.

Pour entire buffer solution ampule into empty vial.

2.

Insert dry swab into one nostril until you meet resistance. Swirl 7 times. Repeat with the same swab in other nostril.

3.

Place swab into prepared vial with buffer solution. Slightly swirl the vial and swab for 30 seconds.

NOTE: DO NOT place the cap on the vial. DO NOT remove the swab.

4.

Press tip against side of vial to squeeze liquid from swab for 10 seconds. Then place swab back into the buffer solution.

NOTE: DO NOT remove the swab.

5.

Place new test strip, arrow pointing down, into vial with the swab.

NOTE: Touch test strip on the colored end only.

6.

Place cap securely onto the vial with the test strip and swab inside.

NOTE: Cap will permanently lock in place. DO NOT tip vial over as this will invalidate the test.

READ RESULTS AFTER 3 MINUTES
DO NOT READ RESULTS PAST 20 MINUTES


Interpretation of Results