Organic Acid Testing 

The  provides insight into the body’s cellular metabolic processes. Organic acids are metabolic intermediates that are produced in pathways of central energy production, detoxification, neurotransmitter breakdown, or intestinal microbial activity. Marked accumulation of specific organic acids detected in urine often signals a metabolic inhibition or block. The metabolic block may be due to a nutrient deficiency, an inherited enzyme deficit, toxic build-up or drug effect. Several of the biomarkers are markers of intestinal bacterial or yeast overgrowth. 

MARKERS INCLUDED ON THIS TEST:

  • INTESTINAL MICROBIAL OVERGROWTH
  • OXALATE METABOLITES
  • GLYCOLYTIC CYCLE METABOLITES
  • MITOCHONDRIAL MARKERS – KREBS CYCLE METABOLITES
  • MITOCHONDRIAL MARKERS – AMINO ACID METABOLITES
  • NEUROTRANSMITTER METABOLISM MARKERS
  • PYRIMIDINE METABOLITES – FOLATE METABOLISM
  • KETONE AND FATTY ACID OXIDATION
  • NUTRITIONAL MARKERS
  • INDICATORS OF DETOXIFICATION
  • AMINO ACID METABOLITES
  • MINERAL METABOLISM

Why you want to do an Organic Acid Test?

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