What are the contraindications?

There are conditions that have not been clinically validated and may affect the validity of the Clarifi test results including, but not limited to:

Acute conditions

If your child has any of the following active conditions, please wait until symptoms resolve to administer the test.

Active dental caries or tooth decay

Gingivitis (gum inflammation) or acute periodontitis (gum disease)

Fever, cold, flu, or respiratory conditions

Nasopharyngitis or other sinus condition

Antibiotic use within the last two weeks

Gastric tubes/feeding tubes

Chronic conditions

Severe trauma, head injury, or multiple severe concussions

known chromosomal deletions or duplications, including syndromic genetic conditions

More than one seizure in epilepsy or a history of seizures