The Amino Acids Urine Test offers important clinical data on metabolic, nutritional, and neurological disorders. The test analyzes 40 amino acids and provides a detailed explanation of the possible causes and consequences of detected abnormalities, along with nutritional information. Amino acid imbalances are frequently underlying factors in disorders such as ADD, depression, Tourette syndrome, tic disorder, OCD, seizures and others.
RECOMMENDED FOR THE FOLLOWING CONDITIONS
Tourette Syndrome & Tics
THIS TEST INCLUDES
Essential/Conditionally indispensible amino acids
Nonessential amino acids
B6, B12 & Folate-dependent markers
URINE: 25 mL of first morning urine before food or drink is required.
The 24 hour urine collection requires that the patient collect every urine specimen over a 24 hour period.