Become a member of The Cuenca Dispatch and access exclusive weekly reports on Ecuador's economy, politics, crime and more that you will not find published anywhere else on the web.

Ecuador's Original English Language Newspaper

The sale of antigen tests for Covid-19 began in pharmacies

Published on August 22, 2022

If you find this article informative…

Members receive weekly reports on Ecuador’s economics, politics, crime and more. Plus, NO ADS.

Start your subscription today for just $1 for the first month.

(Regular subscription options $4.99/month or $42/year/)

Click here to subscribe.

Update to: Group pushes at-home Covid-19 testing though Minister of Health says it will hurt Ecuador’s pandemic surveillance efforts

Published: Volume 6, Issue 28

The sale of antigen tests for Covid-19 began in the Difare (Sana Sana, Cruz Azul and Pharmacy’s pharmacies) and Fybeca pharmacies last Friday, August 19, 2022.

The individual price of the nasopharyngeal swab tests is $7.99, and includes the swab, a container with the reagent and a reader. The result will appear in 15 minutes.

Difare offers a family box with five units, priced at $42.00.


Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Share This