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Why At-Home Rapid Covid Tests Cost So Much, Even After Biden’s Push for Lower Prices  

By Editor - Mon Sep 13, 3:18 am

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Rapid at-home covid tests are flying off store shelves across the nation and are largely sold out online as the delta variant complicates a return to school, work and travel routines. But at $10 or $15 a test, the price is still far too high for regular use by anyone but the wealthy. A family with two school-age children might need to spend $500 or more a month to try to keep their family — and others — safe. For Americans looking for swift answers, the cheapest over-the-counter covid test is the Abbott Laboratories BinaxNOW two-pack for $23.99. Close behind are Quidel’s QuickVue tests, at $15 a pop

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Why At-Home Rapid Covid Tests Cost So Much, Even After Biden’s Push for Lower Prices

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