Home Gardnerella Testing & Medication
Gardnerella vaginalis can lead to symptoms such as unusual vaginal discharge and odor in women. This is called bacterial vaginosis (BV) and can increase your risk of getting an STD. Order your at-home Gardnerella test with follow-up medication provided at no extra cost.
Our at-home gardnerella test
Check out our easy and discreet at-home test for gardnerella. Our labs can detect gardnerella from a sample which you can collect from the privacy of home with easy-to-follow instructions. If you are experiencing symptoms of bacterial vaginosis we recommend you take this test. However, keep in mind that gardnerella diseases can often be symptomless. Regular testing is important for anyone who is sexually active.
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Gardnerella can be a silent disease and, in many cases, those who are infected will have no symptoms. If they do appear, they may include:
Vaginal discharge with an unpleasant fishy smell (especially after sex)
Vaginal discharge that is thin/watery and grey or white in color
Men may be carriers of gardnerella but do not typically display any symptoms
How it works
Treatment options available with a virtual consultation
To help you get treated fast, we provide treatment options for certain infections in line with clinical guidelines should you test positive.
If you test positive, start a virtual consultation with our healthcare providers for just $39. If you are a suitable candidate for treatment, we can then send you medication directly to your home or prescribe medication to your local pharmacy.
Please note that the prescribed medication will be an additional cost. Prescribing guidelines vary depending on the location and on your individual situation. Check your state below.
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To help you get the medication you need in an easy and convenient way, we provide treatments in line with best practice clinical guidelines at no extra cost. In the event that an infection is detected, our clinical team will call you to discuss your treatment options and arrange for medication to be sent to your home if suitable.
Medication may be provided for the following infections:
Bacterial Vaginosis (caused by Gardnerella)*
*Treatment is provided to females if symptoms are present. **Treatment is only provided if symptoms are present.
Prescribing guidelines vary depending on the location and on your individual situation.
LetsGetChecked can provide this medication at no extra charge in most US states. We cannot provide medication to people located in the following states:
California (We can send prescriptions for medication to your local drugstore in this state)
Please note that the cost of the medication will not be covered by LetsGetChecked in the above states listed.
To help you get the medication you need in an easy and convenient way, we provide treatment options in line with best practice clinical guidelines. If you test positive, you can start a virtual consultation with our healthcare providers at a time that suits you for just $39. Our providers will confirm if you are a suitable candidate for treatment during your consultation, and we can then send this medication directly to your home or send a prescription to your local pharmacy. Please note that the prescribed medication will be an additional cost.As your safety is our number one priority, medication is at the discretion of the prescribing clinician. Prescribing guidelines vary depending on your location and your individual situation.
LetsGetChecked can provide treatment options in most US states. Check the coverage in your state below.
Our dedicated team of clinical experts will call you to discuss your results and recommend that you share these results with your healthcare provider to help you get any follow-up treatment required.
Up to 85% of new sexually transmitted diseases have no noticeable symptoms. When left untreated, STIs can contribute to everything from abdominal pain and infertility to even cancer in certain cases. Regular testing can help you detect a silent infection and prevent complications. Many STIs can be cured with antibiotics, and all can be managed with other medication to minimize risk to you and others.
Activating the kit connects you to the unique alphanumeric barcode within your LetsGetChecked sample collection kit. The laboratory cannot process your sample if the kit is not activated and linked to you.
LetsGetChecked has a team of board-certified physicians who have created expert support materials and detailed result breakdowns for your testing journey. Our nursing team is on standby throughout the testing process and, if you test positive, you will receive a call to discuss your results.
The sample must be collected before 10am on a Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday and returned on the same day.
For your urine sample please make sure to collect the initial stream of urine in the morning before cleansing the genital area and do not urinate at least 1 hour prior to collection.
If you are concerned about possible exposure to one of these infections you should refrain from sexual activity until you receive a test result. For some infections, retesting after treatment may be required.
Return your sample using the carrier method provided within the sample collection kit. Each of our health tests includes a prepaid shipping envelope to return your samples to the laboratory.
Please do not collect or return samples on a Friday, Saturday or Sunday.
Keeping your personal data secure is important to us. We use appropriate technical and organizational measures to ensure security and confidentiality of your information, and only share your information where required to deliver our products and services or where we have a legal basis to do so. All samples are disposed of following analysis.
LetsGetChecked tests are physician-approved and are as accurate as tests you would take in a healthcare facility. All tests are analyzed in labs which are CLIA certified and CAP-accredited in the US. Our laboratories undergo a frequent quality control check to ensure the highest standard of testing. The equipment and analyzers used in our partner labs are all designed for the specific function of capillary testing. All kits come with clear instructions that will guide you on how to take your sample. Failing to follow these instructions may increase the possibility of inaccurate results.