The Chlamydia test is a self-collection kit which includes a urine or swab sample. The test allows you to know your health status and it’s very important to do it at least once a year, or each time you have sex with a new partner. Untreated Chlamydia can lead to serious problems. Here at raTrust you can do your test in confidence, at a place and time convenient for you.
What is included in the Chlamydia test kit?
Your Chlamydia test kit contains a urine or recommended swab for women sample, a form for you to fill in your details and a prepaid envelope. After you’ve done the test and filled in the form, all you need to do is post it to us and we’ll do the rest.
How do I take a sample?
Your Chlamydia test will require a urine sample or swab. All instructions will be delivered with your self-collection kit.
When I will know the results?
You’ll know your results within just 24 hours of our laboratory receiving your test! The test for Chlamydia is simple and, despite what you may have heard, painless. If you test positive for Chlamydia, please don’t panic. raTrust specialists will help you.
Why do I need to get tested?
Chlamydia is the most common STI in the UK. In 2015, more than 211,000 people were diagnosed and an even bigger group don’t even know they might have it. Untreated Chlamydia can lead to irreversible damage to your body and health. We recommend you to do a Chlamydia test at least once a year, even if you are in a stable relationship. If you are sexually active, it’s very important to check yourself each time you change sexual partner. It’s essential to know the state of your health, so please don’t be scared. If your result comes up positive, we will help you!
What are the facts?
In 2015, 121,347 women and 87,778 men tested positive for Chlamydia in England.
Find out more about Chlamydia:
- Chlamydia Overview
- Chlamydia Causes
- Chlamydia Symptoms
- Chlamydia Treatment
- Chlamydia Complications
- Chlamydia Prevention
- Chlamydia Statistics
How much does the Chlamydia test cost in other shops?
- £19.95 – raTrust Shop
- £24.95 – Lloyds Pharmacy (onlinedoctor.lloydspharmacy.com)
- £27.99 – DrEd (dred.com)
- £27.99 – Superdrug Online Doctor (onlinedoctor.superdrug.com)
- £29.00 – Testd (testd.com)
- £29.00 – Nationwide Pharmacies (nationwidepharmacies.co.uk)
- £30.00 – Test Diagnostics (testdiagnostics.com)
- £32.90 – The STI Clinic (thesticlinic.com)
- £32.90 – The GUM Clinic (thegumclinic.com)
*Prices updated on 01.10.2016 (including postage and delivery cost).