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Where can i test in the UK for Leaky Gut?

Discussion in 'The Gut: De Meirleir & Maes; H2S; Leaky Gut' started by snowathlete, Jan 10, 2012.

  1. snowathlete

    snowathlete

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    I think this may be a problem for me, so i want to take a test.
    Ive read that a lactulose/mannitol test is a straight forward urine test, and should be something i could get done myself at home and send off to a lab.

    But, i only found one company in the UK doing it but they want 200. I found another but you need your GP to order it, which i want to avoid if poss. and that was only 40. So that makes me think that 200 is a rip off.

    Is there an alternative company i can use?

    thanks
     
  2. Sushi

    Sushi Moderator and Senior Member Albuquerque

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    RedLabs offers a very good anaerobic stool and gut function test. You would have to send your kit to Brussels though. It is also not cheap (something like 250 euros). You don't need a doctor to sign for their tests but you have to list a doctor's name, but not their address, so likely, your GP would never know that you ordered it.

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  3. anniekim

    anniekim Senior Member

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    Biolab do it. YOu can order if through Dr Myhill's site, even though it's not listed on there. You will have to be pay about 20-30.00 for her interpretation. Think the test is around 80.00, can't remember. Biolab website should tell you.
     

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