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Test after 4 months

Hi. Used test after 4 months of unprotected sex. Came back negative. Can I rely on this result?


Losing my mind!

I lost my virginity to a guy that was a serial cheater, only learnt about it later on in our...


Hiv rash scares

Hello I took your hiv biosure rest 3 months after exposure 84days and got a negative result. I’ve...


Testing accuracy - time to move on

Hello I am a male who had unprotected sexual intercourse with a female of unknown status 10 months...


Contrast from CAT scan

I did a Biosure test 3 weeks after having a CAT scan done. Can the contrast (iodine based) used for...


Health Anxiety 101

Let me tell you my story, I'm going to go into depth about my symptoms too. Just so other people...


need some guidance

Good Day, I have bought the biosure test and i am anxious of taking, and need some guidance and...


cant do no more

Hi im really struggling now im scared of losing everything including my wife and kids. iv not...


Drunk sex

I live in a quiet area of  Scotland. I got drunk 1 night not long ago and started messaging a guy...


False Negatives and sticky antibodies

Hello The post from Gary (in


Testing - what shall I do?

Am not an drug user or having sex with other people. I just have sex with my husband which is my...


Testing time

Hi so I took a biosure test 6 months after any possible exposure. Test came up neg. Can I trust...


Can I trust the result?

Hi I have took at test 8 months after a oral encounter with a chap. I know it's 99.7 percent...


I took 1 Truvada pill a day after exposure

Hi .I took 1 Truvada pill a day after exposure and never took them because the person I had...


Sticky Antibodies

I recently saw a post on this site about how ‘sticky antibodies’ can potentially cause false...


Negative?

Hi Purchased this test and did it over the weekend, after 3 months. I received what I think is a...


2 Negative Results

I’ve tested negative twice with biosure test at least 1 year after possible exposure. Yet I am...


Family planning

I want to start a family with my girlfriend but anxiety over past potential exposure is worrying...


Biosure test I believe to be extremely accurate

Hi, On December the 18th 2019 i had a Heterosexual exposure. I started testing from the 03rd Feb...


Control line panic

I suffer from General Anxiety Disorder so sometimes my own reflection worries me! I particularly...


Worried about another line on strip

I’ve done a biosure hiv test 9 months after exposure and I’ve got the control line but also...


Relieved after 3 and a half years

3 and a half years ago I had a sexual assault experience whilst at uni. I woke up in my own bed...


Worthless and useless??

As long as Im searching independently assesment of BioSure kit as Im in more doubt about product...


Not Sure if Blood Sample was enough

I did the biosure test exactly 3 months after a possible exposure and then again 2 months after...


How accurate is a western blot test?

My question is how accurate is a western blot test? It came back negative after 7 months of an...


About hiv

I have done sex at least 3.5 years ago with in four week I had flu like symptoms but with in week...


Blood test

Hi I just wanted some information on how a GUM clinic would confirm positive results of a Biosure...


I have muscle pain

I have muscle pain, ulcers in the mouth, headache, pain under my feet and i have 5 Bio Sure tests...


am I overthinking ?

Hi, I had sex with 2 sex worker in amsterdam with condom and I took biosure test exactly after 119...


Possibly hugely overthinking?

Hi I recently completed a UK Biosure test for HIV after a 3 month window period. I tested...


2 tests enough?

I have taken 2 biosure tests well outside window (years) for exposure. Although both negative, been...


I constantly checked my body for symptoms

I see a lot of you here are concerned about testing and maybe have put off testing or are anxious...


Device position

Hello, my test was negative buy while running the device was not quite straight and the internal...


Person I slept with tested positive

Good day, I had symptoms like "dizziness, joints and muscle pain, headache, upset stomach," and...


Is muscle twitching a symptom?

Hello I used your biosure self test kit at 89 days and got a negative result. Since then i am...


I was so scared...

I was so scared, after watching a movie where this guys boyfriend has sex with other man, and is...


Reliability of test results

Please I need some serious answers. After taking a couple of biosure tests, both negative, this...


Finger cleaning

Hello, before pricking the finger for sampling I cleaned it with a "PIC antiseptic swab"...


Hiv time

Hello I have just tested negative 3 months (91 days to be precise) after a risky exposure. I have...


Flu like symptoms

Hi I had flu symptoms such as nasal congestion and fever around 6-7 weeks after exposure. I passed...


False Negatives

I recently did 2 biosure hiv self tests at 6 months. Only the control line was visible in both...


Still worried

I had a incident 7 months ago almost 8 months I have tested my self for the past 7 months and I...


Hiv biosure test results

Hi, I have taken 2 biosure tests, weeks apart, 3 years post exposure, both negative, but still have...


Confirm Negative?

Hello, I have taken a hiv self test this morning, it appears to be display a negative result but...


not a false negative?

Last year I slept with three different people. We didn’t use condoms. - I won’t be making the...


I had a risky heterosexual exposure 5 years ago

I had a risky heterosexual exposure 5 years ago. I cannot remember if I had symptoms then, but I...


Question about faint line on rapid blood test

I had receptive anal sex with a few partners (all wearing condoms and HIV negative) for a while and...


6 years ago I tested positive

Hi, about 6years ago I tested positive and was advised to test again after 12 weeks of which I...


False negatives 4 years after risky exposure.

Hi. About 4 years ago, I had a one nightstand with a woman. This was unprotected. I later found out...


Antibodies

Some people say it takes 97% of us to make antibodies by 3 months, biosure says all of us will make...


now my anxiety is back

I got tested at home today after a couple of years of being anxious and fearful...I waited 20...


Check results?

Bio sure 4 weeks negative 8 weeks negative 12 weeks negative 7 months negative Can I be sure...


Two tests after 17 weeks of possible exposure

Hello, I took two tests after possible exposure. Although I used to use condoms, there were some...


I did a 4th gen test at 5 weeks

I have done a 4th gen test at 5 weeks, and 4 biosure tests 84 up to 91 days, then another 4th gen...


Test execution

I had a negative test only with control line - but due to the anxiety I moved the test more times...


Cheated on wife

Cheated on wife 6 months ago unprotected with a sex worker. Have had 2 test 1) 4th gen ab/ag and...


unprotected oral sex and kiss

Hi I had unprotected oral sex in which I was the receptive. After 3 days I had fever and then sore...


4th Gen tests negative multiple times

I tested negative at 8, 12 and 20 weeks with a 4th Gen test drawn from the veins and also at 24...


constantly worrying

Hi team. I had unprotected sex in October 2018. Since then I have taken 3 BioSure self tests. 1...


Is a negative result after 3 months conclusive test?!

Hi there, I feel like I’ve become one of those people seeking reassurance by looking on the...


Still worried.

Hey. Could i had i high risk exposure end of 2016. I took p24 duo test at 6 week then pcr rna at 6...


I had an incident 5 months ago

I had an incident 5 months ago i was having sex with a female escort the condom broke I was worried...


anxiety about my test result

Hello! :) Anxious American here. I have anxiety about my test result and would appreciate your...


3 false negatives??

Hi I’ve used 3 of your biosure tests now all outside the 3 month window period. At 6 months 8...


I tested negative for hiv 14 weeks

I tested negative for hiv 14 weeks after exposure using your biosure test. I keep on getting mouth...


Are antibody tests reliable?

Hi, I had a high risk exposure 2 1/2 years ago and have since had 3 biosure tests and 2 4th gen...


used 4 tests

Dear BioSure Team, I've used 4 BioSure tests so far: 1. After 28 days, 2.After 56 days, 3.After...


Test at 3 and 4 months

Hi, I used a bio sure test at 3 and 4 months, as well as 4th Generation tests at 4,6 and 12 weeks...


10 years ago I met a guy

10 years ago I met a guy on 5 different occasions. We had unprotected Oral sex on each occasion and...


worried after 4 months

I just took a biosure test after nearly 4 months of my exposure I came back negative since I had my...


HIV encounter

I had a low risk HIV encounter as I gave a blowjob with no ejaculation. I tested negative at 8 and...


Two tests

I had sex in July 2019, 3 days later i went for testing at a clinic i was found to be negative but...


Wasn't sure but glad I did

So... I had heard about your test from a friend that said if I didn't want to visit a clinic I...


muscle twitching?

Hello is muscle twitching/ muscle spasms a symptom of HIV serconversion? I have had them for about...


google made it worse

meeeen! thank God i came across this page. am on my last week of pep medication. i had unprotected...


scared and worried

Hello I have a question since I’m scared and worried I had a incident 3 and half months ago i...


I had a condom tear

I had a condom tear with a girl of an unknown status but my fourth generation ELISA test result...


Am I in the clear?

Hello, Just looking for a bit of reassurance as I’m a nervous wreck. . I’ve had sex with...


Maybe A Risk Exposure

I have a question hopefully someone can answer it does muscle loss occur in early HIV stage as well...


I tested negative at 8 weeks

I tested negative at 8 weeks with a 4th Gen test, blood drawn from arm. my only possible exposure...


Maybe HIV Exposure

Hello I had sex with a prostitute around October 25 of 2019 when I was having sex with her the...


Possible hiv infection

Hi so I’m really scared. I wanna be detailed so anyone who knows anything can help and give me...


I had a tattoo

I had a tattoo drawn on my body august 10 and a piercing. 1 week after I started feeling fatigue,...


I tested 3months after possible exposure

I tested 3months after possible exposure negative and 4months become positive. Could it be as a...


Anxiety/Swollen lymph node - BioSure

I had paid protected sex (couple of times) about 6 years ago and back then I believe I had fever...


Did I do the Biosure test correctly?

I think I’ve done the test correct but after three minutes the movement didn’t appear to be...


Am I positive?

I tested negative yesterday at 7 months on biosure and positive on self sample for hiv 1 antibodies...


I was terrified

I’m 21 and last year was very reckless for me. I was alone and away from home for the first time....


Faint line appear after next day

Hi. I bought 3 unit of icare hiv rapid test kit. I tried for the first kit. Within 30 mins...


I believe I have hiv

Desperately need your help. I had a high risk exposure. 5 days later I fell sick, stomach cramps,...


HIV 2 window period?

Hello. I had a sex with someone believed to be from Africa unprotected. I have read from many...


Symptoms

I took a bio sure test 85 days after exposure on the 90th day I have developed a severe sore...


discolored/white T line?

Hello I’ve made a HIV rapid test. I put a smaller than required amount of blood and the right...


Window periods

Firstly I would like to say what your company is doing for people testing is incredible. I have...


Worried - I had unprotected oral sex

Hi Biosure, I had unprotected oral sex with a CSW 14 weeks ago. I started to develop all the...


HIV 2

I have tested negative on 95 day using biosure I was putting this behind me until i spoke to a...


Is this test for both HIV 1 and 2?

hello - I took a HIV test at 90 days which came back negative. Is this for both HIV 1 and 2 as I...


Seroconversion and window period

I took biosure tests on day 62, 69, 73, 76 and 80. All have been negative. My questions are: 1)...


Still a little anxious after two tests

I had just one unprotected encounter with a person who said he was HIV negative. I was skeptical so...


high risk exposure 7-8 weeks ago

19, male, high risk exposure 7-8 weeks ago. Took a self test 3-4 weeks after potential exposure-...


Putting this behind me

Hi . Would firstly like to thank you for simply just being there this page has helped a lot......


Accuracy five months after exposure

I received protected anal sex (with a condom) and gave unprotected oral sex to a man over 5 months...


Bought 2 biosure test kits

I’m writing this because I have found reading the feedback of others very helpful. I’m a 25...


medicine isn't helping me

I had 3 unprotected vaginal sexual exposure with an unknown woman at one night.After 21 days my...


How reliable?

I had sex with condom 1 month ago and i took the rapid test of HIV. My result was negative!. I...


Exposed to HIV with a sex worker

Hi, I was exposed to HIV with a sex worker and immediately the condom broke, she told me she was...


burst condom

Hi.. I had an experience of burst condom during my intercourse. After that I had some symptoms like...


Anxiety/ overthinking

Hi I recently used the biosure self test (over 3 months post potential exposure) and it appeared...


Accuracy of test?

I only had two unprotected sexes. Eight months ago, my bio test was negative. I forgot to wash my...


More test needed?

Hi have a nice day , Sir I am from Turkey sorry for bad english. I make oral sex 70day ago and...


I am still so worried

I have done a biosure test at 3 months and got negative result but wanted to still get this assured...


Need explained as not clear

So this is slightly confusing and isnt really explained. This gives you your status based on what...


Extremely worried I have HIV

Hello guys I have signed up to this site as extremely worried about catching HIV. It started...


Can I be confident in my negative results?

I have taken 3 Biosure tests in the last 2 years. 1st after 8 months, 2nd after 13months and 3rd...


I'm worried I have sex with one girl from my University

I'm worried I have sex with one girl from my University, I'm really stressed up that I have HIV...


Can hormonal implants cause false HIV positive results?

Hello Can hormonal implants cause false HIV positive results in women without any possible...


Control Line Faint

I took a test yesterday and it showed 2 lines but the first line which is control line was fainted....


My test was quick

The test was quick, harmless and very intuitive to use. The interpretation of the results was easy...


extremely worried after 13 weeks

Hi I have 3 questions in one that has me scared. So a few months ago I was in a bad place...


Oral thrush

Hi , I had protected sex and unprotected oral sex 2 years ago. I’ve taken Biosure at 3 months , 4...


Weight off my mind

My advice, for what it's worth, is just do it. I had a grey cloud hanging over me for years not...


anxiety and fear

HIV 1 /2 & P 24 Combo test (CIMA) taken after 56 days of potential exposure came out Non...


One night stands

Hi I recently tried the one night stand thing so I had sex with 7 girls. They gave me oral and...


Am I really negative?

Hi Over the last year or so my anxiety has been up and down month on month. I've been tests...


Hashimoto Thyroid

I'll do biosure test but I have hashimoto thyriod. Normally my antibodies high is bio sure accurate...


I don’t know what to do

I got tested 2 week after possible exposure and it was negative and then I started to get cold...


False Negative ?

Hi team biosure. i am in need of help or maybe just a little reassurance of some kind i had my...


Protected sex?

Hi I was recently in Amsterdam and made a huge mistake by visiting the Red Light district. In a...


Testing negative using biosure 8 months after the exposure

I made the mistake of my life last year by having unprotected anal sex (i was top), it all began...


Am i clear from hiv?

Hi this is my story. The stress and worry i cannot explain. I had sex with a massage worker when i...


Unsure if test worked

I completed a test and got a single red line. I was nervous at the time and only got a small amount...


Thank you!

Thanks for making this test available! Had a phase of bad decisions and conveniently, not enough...


Years of worry and guilt

I had sex outside my marriage 4 years ago a stupid moment of weakness. I had 2 hiv tests in the...


HIV accuracy test and the risk

I'm tested nonreactive hiv1&2 ag ab combo eclia test on 7 and 8.5 weeks. Risk are from sucking...


Is there something else going on?

I have a question. I had unprotected sex with a girl that i trusted. I did a 4th generation doctors...


unprotected sex

Hi crew, I had an unprotected sex like 3times on different basis with a lady, later i discovered...


the condom broke

Hi I had sex with a man of unknown status the condom broke, later he told me that he is hiv...


Can’t let go of anxiety

I have tested negative using the biosure test kit. It is 15 months since my last possible exposure....


Advice please

I had a high risk encounter 18 months ago. I've had muscle pains,twitching, thrush and numerous...


6 Months After Unprotected Sex

Having had unprotected sex around 6 months ago, I wanted to take the test. The result was...


Do I test again?

Hi - taken biosure test after possible exposure 5 years ago result came back as negative, I see on...


Confirmation advice

Hi, Hope you can help. I have read on the forum that at 25 days 50% produce enough anti...


Negative Result

Hi had a couple of unsafe sex episode about five to six years ago I'm male with two separate...


Very very worried

I really hope you can help. I had protected sex with a CSW on the 16th March, she put the confirm...


Amazing and so simple to use

Four years ago I had an unprotected encounter and I regret it all the time, I started over thinking...


working with blood sample

I am working in a lab where I deal with blood samples of unknown medical history. While working...


Faint line hours after testing

I'm 18 months since last exposure.I need to find what caused the faint line on my Biobsure test...


I had a test at my home

I had a test at my home. Then after 20 minutes there was only control line - but after two hours a...


Needle-stick injury and HIV Testing

I really need your HELP! I have put myself in the situation and I don't know exactly what to do....


slight angle accuracy

I did a home test from biosure, and it filled with the correct amount of blood, and the line showed...


Is there a chance

Is there a chance I could get HIV from touching the outside of woman's vagina then later on putting...


Biosure self test kit

Hi I recently might have had exposure to hiv. I've had symptoms that could be seroconversion. Cold,...


More than 3 months ago

Good day, More than 3 months ago, i had protected sex but the condom ended up tearing in the...


What risk of HIV?

Hi, last year I visited Amsterdam and had protected sex with 3 sex workers. Condoms were used...


Test effect

I plucked up the courage to use your test again after weeks and months of anxiety. Have used them...


Should I re-test?

I took a biosure rapid HIV test after 39 days and the result was negative. Should I re-test again...


Is this normal?

Hello  - Is it normal for a test to run almost immediately upon placing it into the pot?  It was...


is this ok?

Hi had two occasions of unprotected sex male to female about 7 years ago just done home test result...


Is result valid?

I have used the test kit and just wanted some advice regarding how valid my negative result is....


Know your status - Thank you!

After a foolish encounter in December I convinced myself I had contracted HIV. I'd only done oral...


Get Tested

This is the best thing I have ever bought on the internet. After months of worrying I finally...


window period

Hi team biosure - I had just done a biosure self test yesterday 252 days after my encounter with a...


going out of my mind with worry

Hi, I had a potential exposure 16 months ago. I tested negative at 4 week, 12 weeks, 12 months -...


test conclusive?

is the test still conclusive if done a few days before the 12 week mark or does it need to be done...


First self test.

Want to say what a wonderful little kit this is! Easy to use, must say prior to using it I was both...


Just tested with home testing kit

I am working abroad and it's illegal for me to be in this country if I have HIV, so, although I get...


HIV testing and scared please help!!

Hello I’m going to get right to the point. After a possible exposure to HIV I was tested...


Could tests be wrong?....Worried

Apologies for long post... I know I have anxiety and have been seeing psychologist but still have...


I'm still worried

Had a low risk event over 8 months ago. Had a test done at my local gum clinic after 25 days...


need to test again?

I took the test Friday. The results came negative. I was exposed 3months ago. Can I be relieved or...


Just do it!!!

My dad worked with aids patients in the 80s/90s and took me to work with him. I built up a fear of...


Relief - thank you

As many have mentioned already the mind is a very powerful thing. I was sick with worry every...


Confused

Hi, I took a biosure HIV test then the result was negative but I wonder after an hour or more then...


About to lose my job

Hi I think I've actually lost my mind. I stupidly had unprotected sex - one night stand (vaginal) -...


Finally got myself tested...

Thanks for posting this . Finally got myself tested after months of worry . Convinced myself I had...


How accurate after 39 days

Hi there, I used one of your test kits 39 days or just under six weeks after unprotected receptive...


false negatives because of co-infection?

More than 7 years after possible exposure I had 4 negative Biosure tests and a laboratory antibody...


Do I have hiv? Test after 40 days?

I am a female and I had a one time exposure (vaginal sex) with a male of an unknown HIV status....


Is the lancet needle safe to use?

I used my biosure test yesterday (my result was negative) and I'm quite concerned about my finger,...


Think you have all the symptoms? Read my story if you are convinced you have HIV

I just want to share my story for the people who are convinced they have contracted HIV in hope...


I am worried sick

I had sex with a Cypriot man on holiday used a condom but it came off completely inside me I pulled...


Second line - Visibility

Hi, what is the visibility of a “weak” second line? I took my test 3 - 4 months after the...


Question about negative result

Hi there, first of all I would like to thank you for this test! I have severe health anxiety and...


Testing more than once... should I?

Hey, I am such a worrier and just wanted to ask for a bit of peace of mind... I took a test 11...


Test line worry - need confirmation

  Hi BioSURE I did my test, after three minutes there was no rising blood so I pushed it...


I had unprotected oral sex

I had unprotected oral sex from a female escort in November 2017. Blood test after a month for STI...


false negative and symptoms

Hi I had a biosure test 15 weeks after possible exposure and I had some symptoms. The test was...


Test at 29 days post possible exposure...

Hello. I am just writing to see if I understand the situation correctly. 5 weeks ago I had...


worried that I might have caught HIV

Hello...I have been very concerned and extremely worried that I might have caught HIV from...


4th gen ag/ab test at 43 days and 65 days

Hi have had symptoms 10-25 days post exposure vaginal sex rash disgorges chills lymph pain. Then...


Negative at 12 weeks with symptoms

Hi, I had a very low risk exposure in May this year. 25 days later I had a test done in the local...


3 tests later and still anxious

I’ve posted on here a few weeks ago and I’m still having anxiety about having possible HIV...


Anxiety after 2 negative tests

Hello! 6 years ago I had protected (Condom) sex with an HIV+ guy both as top and bottom. He...


Are my symptoms HIV?

Hi. I had possible exposure to HIV+female,after the exposure i developed lots of symptoms that are...


Symptoms and anxiety

Hello I took a biosure test 5 days ago (3 weeks and 4 days after possible exposure). I know this...


Should I re-test?

Hi I’ve just did the test (negative result) after 7 months possible exposure. Should I do the...


Hiv anxiety

I was stupid and unfaithful to my girlfriend - unprotected oral with someone of unknown status....


Hiv test at nearly 10 weeks

Rimming incident with a gay guy who has suddenly blanked me. I've since had very severe fatigue...


Help I am worried sick

I have tested negative at around 7 months using the 4th generation test and a home test from...


HIV test after 7weeks...

Hi Bit worried but need some help! Had an unfortunate incident where I was rimmed by a guy who I...


Continuing symptoms

l had a relationship with a hiv positive for 3months.Then she decided to tell after 3months of...


Delivery

Paid for next day delivery. Didn’t arrive on time. Such a rip off!


Ongoing symptoms

Hello I had a relationship two years and 8 months ago without the use of condoms and AIDS and...


Oral sex / 4th generation HIV Duo Test

6 weeks ago I made oral sex with a man , I received and gave oral sex. He didn’t cum in my mouth...


Test questions - new partner

My new partner tested negative after 52 days using the hiv duo combo test after a 2 seconds condom...


Alcohol wipes

Hi there, I recently used one of your tests and before doing so I washed my hands then used an...


HIV Rapid Test at 6 weeks and 8 weeks, both negative.

I had sex with stand girl and condom broke. She didn't stop but i pull out after 30 seconds. After...


I am lost

Have some stupid mistakes in my life and I Am paying heavily for this Episode. #1 October 29,2014 I...


Conclusive?

Hello, I took this test at 155 days after potential exposure, would this be considered...


I moved the device

Because of the agitation I moved more times the device horizontally while the test was running in...


Could my result change?

Hi sir on 24 April 2018 I done protected vaginal sex and received unprotected oral sex with sex...


HIV tests years later

Hello. I was wondering if, after the 3 months window period, would HIV antibodies still be detected...


What if I don’t have any antibodies?

It’s been 5 months since I stupidly had sex without protection with another man who has...


Biosure peace of mind.

I am still worried about having HIV. I had protected sex with a prostitute in October 2016. I took...


Amount of blood required?

Hi there, I took the test at home recently but for some reason no matter how hard I tried the...


HIV test line

Good day,please help me. I took an HIV test using the U-Test Hiv/Aids. The control line was visible...


Do I need to retest?

I have took a test at 20 weeks after a possible risk. The results come back negative. Do I need to...


Result accuracy

Hello I recently took the Biosure Home Test. At first i didn't push the test hard enough down to...


First HIV testing kit for my friend

This story is not about me but about my friend. His sexual life has been quite wild in the past so...


Tests negative - but still got symptoms

I cheated on my pregnant wife with another man almost 7 months ago. Since then I have had all the...


scared of results

Did the BioSure Self Test. Hung on to it for almost a week before plucking up the courage to...


I have been worried

I have been worried about getting tested for a long time, knowing i may have put myself at risk. i...


My test results

Dear Sir, I am writing again for clarification. I know I have written before and your help has...


Squeezing

Dear Biosure team, I recently tested negative with your test. In these days I am studying for a...


Procedure

Dears, I have seen that others home HIV tests ask to remove the first drop of blood and to use the...


completely at home

I was pleased then dismayed with previous self-test, as funding was pulled from my area. So happy...


HIV test complete

After six months of driving myself crazy I finally plucked up the courage to decide to get a test...


I read the test to soon

Hi I did the onestep hiv 1/2 rapid test cassette. I was stupid and did the test in a hurry. After...


idiot proof!

Honestly, making myself push down on the lancet was the hardest thing about the whole process. I...


I used the test this morning

Hi there I used the test this morning and noticed the blood didn’t go upward on the test kit but...


can drinking impact result?

I took a test and then control line appeared and was very purple/ solid for half of it and then it...


Could medication affect result?

Hi, l took a test a few months ago. My test showed negative. However I was taking medication for a...


Packaging query

I ordered from Amazon, two kits. Both arrived sealed but the biosure sticker on the white box was...


I'm worried and very suicidal

Had protected sex with 2 girls and get a negative after 5 days after having sex. The first girl i...


Impressed with the kit

Not had an HIV test in many years, decided to do the home test for peace of mind. Very easy to do,...


2 months test conclusive?

I had protected sex with unknown girl on 1 single night 2 times. After 3 weeks i got molluscum on...


tridot test - am I safe?

I have sex with sex worker but use condom. I have molluscum on my penis and mouth sores. I have...


doubt in reading results

Hi, I took a self test last week at home but i am a bit unsure about the result. Within the first...


Floaters

Biosure test at 13 weeks. When I looked there appeared to be a floater/blur/ particle ( not sure...


AMAZING service, AMAZING product!

I recently had unprotected sex and then started reading the horror stories that are on the...


HIV?

I’ll try to be as detailed as I can. In early December and late December I had protected sex and...


Expiry dates on test

I ordered two tests : one which I’ve used and I want to keep the spare one for a test in around...


Window periods

Hi, I had one off unprotected vaginal sex, which I am aware is not particularly high risk, however...


HIV risk symptoms?

On the 23rd of the year I was having sex with a sex worker about 5 minutes. I did not have a...


Lots of symptoms

hello world, i would just like to say that i have been having a lot of symptoms and signs that all...


Sooner the better

I was so scared about getting a HIV test for a year, and it began to affect my life every single...


Is the kit sterile?

The lancet sterile brand new unused? Is it factory packed or hand packed?


I was convinced

Started off with a recent random swollen lymph node in my chest. It was really odd and painful and...


Feelings of desperate guilt and regret

I'm married. Very happily married, in fact. About two years ago, I did something unbelievably...


A story about this quick, easy, and painless test

A few months ago, I had a panic about some stupid unsafe sexual encounters I'd had a few weeks...


extreme anxiety

Hi, been suffering from very extreme anxiety for more than a year. It all started with a white...


SO relieved

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Relief, Easy, Affordable

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My Self Test

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Biosure HIV self test

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HIV self-testing

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