NC attorney general says to only use FDA-approved at-home COVID-19 tests

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It is important to understand that an at-home COVID test is a snapshot. It only reveals if the individual has a significant viral load at the time of the test.

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – North Carolina’s attorney general is reminding citizens to only use FDA-approved at-home COVID-19 tests.

Click here for a list of approved COVID-19 home tests

Josh Stein issued the notice as the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning people to stop using the LuSys Laboratories COVID-19 tests.

Those tests have a high chance of giving false results.

Stein provided a link to the state health department’s list of FDA-approved COVID-19 home tests.

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