Quick Start Guide

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WHAT CAN I TEST?
You can test a wide variety of foods and liquids with Nima. A few examples include:
  • Soups
  • Packaged goods
  • Sauces
  • Pizzas
  • Salads
  • Dressing
  • Muffins
  • French fries
  • Noodles
  • Cookies
  • Meat balls
  • Cereal
  • Chips
  • Liquids

For solid foods, use a pea-sized sample. For liquid foods, don't fill past the teeth in the capsule.

WHERE CAN I TEST?

Use Nima when dining out, eating at home, traveling, work functions, buffets and anywhere else you can think of!

TESTING LIMITATIONS
  • Nima can not accurately test soy sauce, beer, and other fermented or hydrolyzed foods but can detect if gluten has been added to those items.
  • Only test small samples of high fat foods like ice cream, heavy cream, & salad dressings.
  • Nima can not accurately test alcohol or heavy vinegar solutions.
  • Only test small samples of very dry or powdery foods like pure flour & ground spices.
  • Nima has not been validated to test non-food items such as makeup or medication.

To learn more visit Nima Testing

BEST PRACTICES FOR USE
  • Leave capsules wrapped until ready to use.
  • Store capsules in a temperate environment. Do not store in a hot car.
  • Wash hands before testing to avoid cross contamination.
  • Wipe capsules clean of excess food or liquid before placing in Nima.
  • Use a fresh capsule for every test.
  • Do not ingest test liquid or consume food sample after testing.
  • Do not re-open capsule after use. Discard in trash. Not currently recyclable.
  • Wipe hands dry or wash with water if you come into contact with testing fluid.
VIEW PAST TESTS

To view previous test results, turn Nima on. Double click the button to see the most recent test. You can also see your test history in the Nima app on iOS.

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