ZIKA VIRUS Products and Services
Mosquito Bite Prevention Products
BEST ZIKA VIRUS Prevention Products - Mosquito Repellents
A recent review of Mosquito Repellent Products by Consumer Reports(TM), with special consideration of the ZIKA VIRUS, found them recommending 4 products as best per their test results:
Active Ingredient Picaridin (20%):
Active Ingredient DEET (25%):
Active Ingredient Lemon Eucalyptus (30%):
Products By Category
The items below represent a small sample of available products to help prevent mosquito bites. The ZIKA VIRUS is transmitted primarily via ordinary mosquito bites from infected mosquitoes. If one lives in an area where live transmission of the ZIKA VIRUS is taking place, preventing mosquito bites is a top priority.
For more background information on overall strategies for preventing ZIKA VIRUS infection via mosquito bites, please see the section ZIKA VIRUS Prevention and Testing.
Please keep in mind that these recommended products can help reduce risks, but NO method is perfect at preventing mosquito bites. It is the user's responsibility to follow directions on the product label and consult their health care professional regarding appropriate products and their usage.
CLICK on any item in a product category for a wider selection of similar products.
If you do get a mosquito bite Don't Panic! Seek out your health care professional for advice, possible testing and treatment.
TESTING for the ZIKA VIRUS
Currently the only tests available for the ZIKA Virus Antibody must be conducted by a professional physician, physician's assistant or medical lab. Results are available in as little as 10 minutes. No consumer in home test yet exists.
Many biotech companies are racing to develop a consumer level in home test. We will report on availablity, price and ordering information for a consumer test as soon as it comes on the market in the United States. Check back here for updates.
Below are examples of a professional ZIKA VIRUS Test Kits, they are for research purposes ONLY.
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