Not sure what the difference is between a PCR test and an Antigen test?
Private Testing for Asymptomatic Individuals
COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Testing and/or PCR testing is available at participating pharmacies for individuals requiring proof of negative COVID-19 test (travelers; employment or school attendance, etc.).
Prices and availability may vary. Contact your local pharmacy for more information and to confirm this service is available in your area.
Publicly Funded PCR Testing
COVID-19 PCR testing is available in participating pharmacies and offered at no charge in some provinces.
Click on your province to see if you meet provincial eligibility for coverage and then contact your local pharmacy to confirm this service is available in your area.
Test results may take up to 1-5 days.
Rapid Antigen Testing
COVID-19 Rapid Antigen testing kits are available in some provinces. Consult your province’s information to see if these kits will be distributed in your community.
These will be available while supplies last and subject to provincial supply.
The pharmacy services presented in this section are offered by The Medicine Shoppe pharmacists. The pharmacists are solely responsible for the professional activities carried out during the practice of pharmacy. These services are offered in participating pharmacies only. Certain fees and conditions may apply.
* The information contained herein is provided for informational purposes only and is not intended to provide complete information on the subject matter or to replace the advice of a health professional. This information does not constitute medical consultation, diagnosis or opinion and should not be interpreted as such. Please consult your health care provider if you have any questions about your health, medications or treatment.