Amino Acids Screening

Protein is the building blocks of many controlling substances in the body. Without these fine controls the system is unable to rebuild itself or send or receive messages between cells. Specific protein deficiencies may be at the basis of migraine, eczema, ADHD, and many other diseases of varying severity. Urine or serum testing may give clues to these potential imbalances allowing the health care giver to focus and optimize treatment. Inadequate protein utilization or other metabolic disorders may be illuminated.

Amino Acids Analysis Urine or Plasma (pick one) $240

The test quantifies the levels of circulating (plasma) or excretion of amino acids with metabolites (urine). Essential and nonessential amino acids are quantified. Functional deficiencies of a number of mineral and vitamin co-factors can be seen.