Breath Test 2025 is a simple, non-invasive gastrointestinal test that can detect bacterial overgrowth in the small intestine.
A bacterial overgrowth of the small intestine (BOSI) can prevent the body from absorbing nutrients and lead to serious health problems.
Patients experiencing unexplained gastrointestinal symptoms may benefit from testing, especially if there is a history of chronic constipation or maldigestion.
The Lactulose Breath Test is used to identify the presence of a bacterial overgrowth in the small intestine, known as BOSI or SIBO.
Small intestine bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) is a common gastrointestinal disorder that can be the underlying reason for symptoms of maldigestion and malabsorption including; bloating, gas, diarrhoea, irregularity, and abdominal pain.
If a bacterial overgrowth is detected, our team will guide you through how to treat the condition. This could include; altering your diet, digestive support, probiotics, and antimicrobials.
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You will receive a package which will include all instructions, pathology form, details of sample collection locations.
Your samples will be assessed once received by our labs. The turnaround time for results is 7 – 10 business days, but please be aware laboratory times may vary and you may experience a delay in results.
Once your confidential results have been sent to the medical team for review, they will call you to discuss your results and appropriate treatment options moving forward.
After your consultation and review with our Medical Team, you will receive a copy of your results via email. Any important information and recommendations given by our Medical Team during the review will also be emailed to you.