Vitamin Profile Test

£89.00 15 minutes

Vitamins are essential for your health and wellbeing. Vitamin B12 is important for those on a plant-based diet and Vitamin D is also very important for anyone living in the UK. Low levels of Vitamin B12 and Folate can have very severe effects on blood and overall health. This test checks for Vitamin D, Vitamin B12 and Folate levels. Up to a quarter of the population is low in Vitamin D at the end of winter. Low levels can cause a long list of health problems including fatigue, bone & muscle pain, depression and more. Book Vitamin Clinic Test

SKU: SKU025-21

Location: Unit 6 Minerva Business Centre, 58-60 Minerva Road, London, NW10 6HJ

Description

Identifying conditions of this test

Vitamin (3 Biomarkers)

Vitamins are a group of substances that our bodies need for normal cell function, growth and development. Vitamin deficiencies can be the cause of a wide range of common symptoms and conditions.

Vitamin D

Vitamin D is a vitamin which is used in the regulation of calcium and magnesium absorption from the gut, it is also important for the growth and health of bones. Vitamin D comes from two sources; it can be ingested from foods and supplements or be produced in the skin once it is exposed to sunlight. Vitamin D tests are used to identify vitamin D deficiency and to monitor disease that interfere with fat absorption like Crohn’s disease.

Vitamin B12

Vitamin B12 is a vitamin which is necessary for the formation of red blood cells, tissue and cellular repairs and nerve health. It can be found in animal products such as poultry, milk and eggs. Vitamin B12 tests are used to help diagnose the cause of anaemia.

Folate

Folate (Vitamin B9) is a vitamin which is necessary for the formation of red blood cells, tissue and cellular repairs and is important during pregnancy. It can be found in leafy green vegetables, yeast and citrus fruits. Folate tests are used to help diagnose the cause of anaemia.