DUTCH Complete-Precision Analytical Inc. Kit

Note: This is a home collection test kit that will be mailed to you.

Fasting Required: No

Specimen: 5 easy-to-collect dried urine samples collected on filter paper devices

Lab: Precision Analytical

Results: 10-14 business days

Note: Result turnaround times are an estimate and are not guaranteed. Our reference lab may need additional time due to weather, holidays, confirmation/repeat testing, or equipment maintenance.

Food Restrictions: Avoid the following foods within 48 hours to testing: avocado, bananas and fava beans. If you happen to consume some of these foods, please make a note of it on your requisitions form.

Supplement Restrictions: Some supplements may impact the HVA organic acid result. If you take any of the following, please consult your provider: Tyrosine, L-Dopa, D,L-Phenylalanine (DLPA), Mucuna and Quercetin.

Patient Instructions: Do not take oral DHEA 48 hours before, or any estrogen or pregnenolone 72 hours before, your first collection. Do not skip doses of birth control for this test unless instructed by your practitioner. Any other hormones taken at night (including oral progesterone) should be taken after the bedtime sample. Generally, hormone creams or gels can be taken as usual during the test. All hormones taken in the morning should not be taken until after sample #4. For patches, pellets and injections, collect midway between doses.

Description:The most comprehensive analysis of sex and adrenal hormones. This profile includes the DUTCH Adrenal and Sex Hormone Metabolite as well as an overnight melatonin measurement.

Analytes Reported:
Cortisol (4)
Cortisone (4)
Cortisol Metabolites (3)
Creatinine (4)
Progesterone (2)
Androgen (8)
Estrogen Metabolites (10)
Melatonin (6-OHMS)
Organic Acid Tests (6)