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FDA issues 'do not use' warning for 3 at-home rapid COVID-19 tests

Tests: Standard Q, Flowflex, Celltrion DiaTrust
FDA issues 'do not use' warning for 3 at-home rapid COVID-19 tests
Posted at 8:52 AM, Mar 03, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-03 11:52:09-05

(KERO) — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a "do not use' warning for three at-home rapid COVID-19 tests because the tests are not authorized, cleared or approved for use in the U.S.

The tests the FDA issued the warning for are: Celltrion USA Inc. DiaTrust COVID-19 Ag Rapid Tests, Biosensor Inc. STANDARD Q COVID-19 Ag Home Test, and ACON Laboratories' “Flowflex SARS-CoV-2 Antigen Rapid Test (Self-Testing)."