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The Leaky Gut Test also referred to as the intestinal permeability test is a precise, non-invasive test for evaluating the quality of the lining of your small and large intestines. The Leaky Gut test involves a urine sample following the ingestion of a sugar solution containing two non-toxic, sugars Lactulose and Mannitol.
With normal intestinal health the Lactulose proves too large to pass through your intestinal wall and should be excreted via your faeces. Mannitol can be absorbed but only in small amounts. Elevation of these sugars in your urine indicates that these sugars have passed through your intestinal wall and into your bloodstream where they have been excreted via your kidneys.
The results of the intestinal permeability test will accurately indicates the presence of Leaky Gut Syndrome and its severity.
Please visit our web page on Leaky Gut Syndrome for a complete list of health conditions associated intestinal permeability.
|ADD|| Crohn's disease
|Allergies|| Food Sensitivities
|Arthritis|| Irritable bowel syndrome
| Coeliac disease
The Leaky Gut Syndrome Test Kit contains a full set of instructions and all equipment required to provide your urine sample for testing. The intestinal permeability test included express post to the testing pathology in Melbourne.
Once we receive your Leaky Gut test results from pathology we will analyse them and provide you with a personalised intestinal permeability test treatment plan containing lifestyle and dietary advice, strategies to address any underlying causes, recommended nutritional supplementation advice to repair Leaky Gut Syndrome and a long term plan to maintain good intestinal health.
Please Note: The personalised intestinal permeability test treatment plan provided with test results is not suitable for children under 3 years of age.
Clinic Leaky Gut Test Cost: $100.00. This is in addition to your consultation fee.
Online Leaky Gut Test Kit: $148.00 plus postage. This includes your urine analysis, results report and a personalised intestinal permeability test treatment plan.
The online Leaky Gut Syndrome Test Kit prices vary to the prices listed for Clinic Leaky Gut Syndrome Tests due to the time it takes to analyse your results and develop your intestinal permeability test treatment plan. This would normally be included in the consultation fee that patients pay when receiving healthcare at our clinic.