Instructions for Home Sampling

You can follow our simple instructions to take your samples for your STI/HIV test at home

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Our instructions for at home

1. Blood sample

Our guide will walk you through the process, including preparation, performing the blood draw, and other important information.

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In order for you to be absolutely sure we made a video about blood sampling at home.

Blutabnahme (für Open Graph)

2. Throat swab

Many people already know it from numerous Corona tests. Nevertheless, we have summarized for you once again what you need to look out for in the throat swab.

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3. Rectal swab

The rectal swab is similar to the vaginal swab. It is best to squat down and use a mirror so you can see what you are doing.

4. Urine sample

The urine test is very simple. It is best to do it first thing in the morning before breakfast. Then the urine is most concentrated. This is due to the fact that the body is overnight a longer period without liquid addition takes place.

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5. Vaginal swab

The easiest way to do a vaginal swab is to squat down. If you are not sure, it is best to use a hand mirror so that you can see how deep you are inserting the cotton swab.

Vaginal swab: Anleitung Vaginalabstrich Probenentnahme zu Hause | s.a.m health STI & HIV Heimtest

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Sampling at home - analysis in the laboratory

Small test - big security. We have made it our mission to give you more safety when you are sexually active on a regular basis. As soon as you have your s.a.m health test kit, you can start taking samples right away.

You have already received important information in your initial consultation - now let's get down to business! In your test kit you will also find detailed instructions. Once you have taken all your samples, send them in the prepaid envelope to our accredited partner laboratory.

If you have any other questions or uncertainties, feel free to check out our FAQs!

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