NOTE: This test is ONLY AVAILABLE TO AUSTRALIAN RESIDENTS.
The Oestrogen Metabolism Test
The estrogen essential dried urine metabolism test is an ideal assessment for both men and women wanting to obtain a baseline view of how the body is metabolizing estrogen’s. This test can also be considered and used for hormone replacement therapy, or with anyone with a personal or family history of estrogen dependent cancer e.g. breast cancer, prostate cancer etc. By using a simple dried urine collection, the estrogen essential dried urine hormone profile evaluates twelve important estrogen hormones that can profoundly affect your hormone health and wellbeing.
About the oestrogen metabolism test
The estrogen metabolism test is a simple urine test that can be done right from your home. The test evaluates the levels of estrogen’s which empowers you to prevent estrogen imbalances, excesses estrogens, deficiencies of estrogen and help protect against estrogen related diseases. The test includes:
- The test kit
- The test kit full instructions
- Express post overnight return delivery to laboratory
- Test results are sent to one of our professional health practitioners within 7-10 business days for evaluation. Our practitioners contact you with the results and recommendations on any findings via email, mail or phone so you’ll know exactly what you need to do if the results come back positive.
Which oestrogens do we test for?
We test for the following important estrogen’s, the test will show these in terms of balance (high or low):
E1, E2,E3, 2-Hydroxy Estradiol, 2-Hydroxy Estrone, 4-Hydroxy Estradiol, 4-Hydroxy Estrone, 16α-Hydroxy Estrone, 2-Methoxy Estradiol, 2-Methoxy Estrone, 4-Methoxy Estradiol, 4-Methoxy Estrone.
Conditions common with estrogen imbalances
- Thyroid abnormalities
- Poor libido
- Poor memory
- Hot flushes
- Hormone imbalances
- Development disorders
- Neurological disorders
- Menopausal symptoms
- Andropausal symptoms
Note: COMT gene mutations are usually part of estrogen imbalances.