Formerly Alere™ i. Now the fastest molecular Strep A test without the need for culture confirmation. Plus a new name.
The CLIA waived ID NOW™ Strep A 2 test provides molecular results in 6 minutes or less on the unique ID NOW™ platform; allowing you to confidently test, and with a positive result, treat, during the patient’s visit.
Faster than other molecular methods and more accurate1 than conventional rapid tests, ID NOW™ Strep A 2 delivers results within an actionable time frame allowing you to make real-time clinical decisions which impact patient care.
Early detection - positive results in as few as 2 minutes, with 99% detected within 3 minutes2
Negative results in 6 minutes3
No culture confirmation of negative results
Nearly 90% fewer false negatives than RADTs† 1,3
No incubation time or thermocycling required3
Allows for the accurate detection of Group A Strep
Gives you the confidence to make clinical decisions sooner
Facilitates effective patient management
Aids targeted antimicrobial therapy and Antimicrobial Stewardship