With the introduction of the Bloodspot Amino Acid Profile Test we can now easily diagnose problems with amino acid absorption by determining either the essential amino acids or alternatively all 20 amino acids from a simple finger prick blood test. This profile is a easy enough to perform in the comfort of your own home. A formula for a customized amino acid blend is also provided with every test result for individually formulated treatment.
Common Conditions that may benefit customized amino acid blends include:
• Cardiovascular disease
• Inflammatory conditions
• Mental health
The cost for 11 essential amino acids to be measured is $215 (test recommended). The amino acids included :
Arginine, Histidine, Isoleucine, Leucine, Lysine, Methionine, Phenylalanine, Taurine, Threonine, Tryptophan, Valine
Alternatively a test is also available to test all 20 amino acids which costs $335. These include:
Arginine, Asparagine, Aspartic Acid, Citrulline, Glutamate, Glutamine,, Glycine, Histidine, Isoleucine, Leucine, Lysine, Methionine, Ornithine, Phenylalanine, Serine, Taurine, Threonine, Tryptophan, Tyrosine, Valine
As the essential amino acids cannot be made by the body and therefore must be supplied these are ones we recommend be tested and supplemented. The remaining 9 non-essential amino acids can be made by the body so not as critical to test and supply these.
We can arrange this test for you where a test kit will be sent direct to you where you provide a drop of blood according to the instructions provided and return it to the laboratory. Once they analyze the sample and send us a copy of the results we will contact you with the results and cost for the recommended customized amino acid blend.
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