COVID-19 Test

COVID-19 Tests in DGHS-Approved Private Labs

Praava’s COVID-19 Supportive Package is a suite of tests that assesses the severity of your infection and indicates your risk of developing complications. Doctors can also use these tests as a guide as to whether you need to be admitted to a hospital or you can be treated at home.

Vaccination

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Certification

Government approved COVID-19 Certification

Health Center Information

Plot 9, Road 17, Block C, Banani Dhaka 1212

Price
৳3,700

or call us at: 10648

Signs You May Have COVID-19

If you have any of these symptoms, speak to a doctor and seek advice.

Fever
Runny nose
Dry cough
Chest pain
Headache
Muscle pain

Frequently Asked Questions

There are two different types of tests – diagnostic tests and antibody tests.

A diagnostic test can show if you have an active coronavirus infection and should take steps to quarantine or isolate yourself from others. Currently, there are two types of diagnostic tests– molecular tests, such as RT-PCR tests, that detect the virus’s genetic material, and antigen tests that detect specific proteins from the virus. Praava’s tests are Praava’s COVID-19 tests are RT-PCR tests.

The test is very fast and a little uncomfortable but not too painful. During the test, a long stick with a very soft brush on the end — kind of like a pipe cleaner — will be sent up your nose and throat briefly. The soft bristles will collect a sample of secretions there for analysis. The swab has to go pretty far back in the nose and throat because cells and fluids must be collected from along the entire passageway that connects the base of the nose to the back of the throat to get a really good specimen.

We strive for the fastest turnaround time possible. Samples received between 9am and 5pm in our lab in Banani are typically turned around within 24 hours or less. So, if you had a test done at 9am at home, you should get your results no later than 9pm in your email and SMS.

First your doctor will look at your symptoms. Based on their assessment, s/he might consider additional testing, such as an X-ray. Your doctor will ask you to con turned around within 24 hours or less. So, if you had a test done at 9am at home, you should get your results no later than 9pm in your email and SMS.

  • During pandemic, change of sample collection date only possible to push out in the future (based on availability of the booking slot)
  • Not possible to pull the date earlier
  • Request to change the date can only be accepted at least one day prior. No change will be accepted if done at the last moment..
  • Leave a message at praavalistens@praavahealth.com with your details to get a change of sample collection date