Free Chlamydia Testing

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10 July 2017
Are you aged between 16–24 and living in Oxfordshire? You can order a free, confidential home Chlamydia test.

Why get tested?

  • Most people who have Chlamydia don’t notice any symptoms for example research suggests that 50% of men and 70-80% of women don’t get symptoms at all with a Chlamydia infection.
  • Chlamydia is the most common sexually transmitted infection (STI) in the UK.
  • Untreated Chlamydia can cause permanent damage to the reproductive system which will lead to health problems in later life, including long-lasting severe pain and infertility. 

Request a FREE Chlamydia Screening Self-Test Kit

The kits are discreetly wrapped and fit through a standard letterbox. It’s so easy – FREEPOST your sample and get your confidential result by text message.

What does the test involve?

You can be tested at a Sexual Health Clinic in Oxfordshire. 

  • The test is a self-taken sample. This is a urine sample for men and a self-taken vaginal swab for women.
  • All results are handled by the Chlamydia Screening team who inform each person individually of their results.
  • All tests are confidential and no other person is informed without permission.
  • If your result is positive, the treatment is simple – usually just a single dose of antibiotics which will be available for free. 

For further information please visit http://www.sexualhealthoxfordshire.nhs.uk/chlamydia-screening/.

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