Private GP | Thyroid Health and Functional Medicine

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Organic Acids & Environmental Pollutants


A comprehensive urinary metabolic profile, measuring 36 organic acids and 14 metabolites from environmental pollutants and chemicals, to create a biochemistry profile that reflects how well the body is obtaining and utilising nutrients, as well as its toxic burden.

Please note that tests are only available for registered clients!

Additional Information

Sample Type

Urine: 10 mL of first-morning urine before food or drink is suggested. You should avoid apples, grapes (including raisins), pears, cranberries and their juices 24 hours prior to specimen collection. Avoid arabinogalactan, echinacea, reishi mushrooms, and ribose supplements for 12 hours before collection.

Turnaround time

20 working days

Additional Information / Instructions

The test provides information about metabolites of:

  • neurotransmitters
  • amino acids
  • fatty acids
  • energy production (citric acid cycle)
  • the functioning of certain vitamins and minerals
  • toxic metabolites of pathogenic micro-organisms that live in the human gut are also measured (e.g. candida and clostridia)