Although many people are aware of some of the common symptoms of COVID-19, there are some less common symptoms that you may not be aware of, such as a rash. If you think you may have a COVID-19 infection, it is important to get tested as soon as possible so that you can quarantine appropriately. Below, we will break down some of the common symptoms of COVID-19 and tips for getting tested.
Common Symptoms of COVID
If you’re feeling ill, you may be wondering if you could have COVID-19. There are a variety of common symptoms of COVID. However, every case will present itself a little differently. If you think you could have COVID, it is very important to get tested and self-isolate as soon as possible. Here are some common symptoms to look out for:
- Chest pain or shortness of breath
- Body aches
- Loss of taste and smell
- Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea
When to Get Tested For COVID-19
If you’ve recently found a mysterious rash and you’re not sure what is causing it, this is not a definitive sign of COVID-19. There are various reasons why you may have a rash, so it is important to consider how you could have gotten it and get tested for COVID to rule it out. Other common causes of rash include :
- Allergic reaction
- Contact dermatitis
Some COVID patients have seen itchy rashes or patches on their toes or fingers. If you have noticed this and have any other signs of COVID, it would make sense to get tested. Recent exposure to COVID-19 is another reason to get tested. So if someone with who you were recently in close contact has tested positive, you should get tested.
Drip Hydration Offers At-Home COVID Testing
When it comes to getting tested for COVID, choosing an at-home service such as Drip Hydration is not only the more convenient option but also the safest. If you’ve been exposed to COVID or are having COVID-like symptoms, the less you can expose yourself to others, the better. By choosing to get tested at home, you can minimize your exposure to others, quickly get your results back, and get on to living your life (or quarantine if necessary). Drip Hydration will come directly to your home and test you at your convenience. Schedule your appointment today!
Drip Hydration Can Help Take The Headache Out Of Testing Requirements
If you are traveling and need Covid-19 tests to meet airline requirements, consider Drip Hydration. You can book an appointment online for one of our Registered Nurses to visit your hotel room and administer tests to you and any fellow travelers.
If someone tests positive, our experts can offer advice on what you need to do to stay healthy and safe. We offer RT-PCR, rapid antigen, rapid Accula PCR, and antibody mobile testing services. Let us bring testing to you – call or click the button below today!