Breath collection test for people with small intestinal bacterial overgrowth. Suitable for those with intolerance to lactose, fructose and sucrose. Test results are interpreted and recommendations provided in a written report by a healthcare professional.
SIBO Lactulose + Feedback report
1 diagnosis kit plus report
You will receive your test kit in the post, which will include a full set of instructions. There is no need to add your credit card details as you have already paid for the test. When your results are received, our healthcare professional will analyse them and write your report. This will be emailed to you using the email address you have provided at check out. We can usually email your report within two working days of your results being received.
This test assists in the diagnosis and care for patients suffering from SIBO and Lactose, Fructose and Sucrose intolerance using lactulose as the substrate. The test provides a convenient breath collection device that allows patients to gain access to this test without having to go to a clinic or hospital.
The breath collection device included in the kits ensures accurate measuring of alveolar air and not room air, thus guarding against potential false negatives associated with other breath collection processes.
The pros of using lactulose over glucose for SIBO testing:
- Popular utilisation for HMBT
- Safety check against false negatives
The cons of using lactulose over glucose for SIBO testing:
- Higher incidence of false positives
Our Healthcare Professional: Despina Giannopoulou MSc, dipCNM, mBANT, IFMCert
Despina Giannopoulou is one of the first Certified Bulletproof – Human Potential Coaches, graduating in September 2016 in Pasadena California. She also became a Certified Functional Medicine Practitioner in April 2016.
As a health coach, clinical nutritionist and functional medicine practitioner, Despina regards genuine partnership as essential in her practice. She guides her clients in overcoming fears and perceived limitations by making health, vitality and self-development a central priority in their life. Over the last 5 years, Despina has helped clients improve conditions relating to: chronic fatigue; fertility; digestive disorders; brain fog; mood swings; weight management; and stress management.
Despina holds a Bachelors in Computer Science, an MBA, a Masters in Personalised Nutrition from CNELM, a clinical naturopathic nutrition diploma from CNM, and a Bulletproof Human Potential Coaching Certification.