thyroid hormone test (PROFILE-ELEMENTS ) is for testing:
- Cadmium (Cd),
- Mercury (Hg),
- Lead (Pb),
- Selenium (Se),
- Zinc (Zn),
- Magnesium (Mg),
- Copper (Cu) in Blood Spot
- Collecting sample easily in comfort of your home or office
- Thyroid profile test result can be delivered within 3-5 working days after receipt at the laboratory
- Free Delivery in the UK and Ireland
- Customers are responsible for shipping their sample to laboratory.
- No additional cost.
- Symptoms of under-active thyroid (hypothyroidism) are tiredness, slow movements and thoughts, being sensitive to cold, weight gain, muscle aches, muscle cramps, brittle hair and nails, dry and scaly skin, constipation, depression, loss of libido (sex drive), pain / numbness and a tingling sensation in the hand and fingers, irregular periods, heavy periods.
- Symptoms of over-active thyroid (hyperthyroidism) are mood swings, nervousness, anxiety, irritability, feeling tired all the time, sensitivity to heat, muscle weakness, diarrhoea, needing to pee often, persistent thirst, difficulty sleeping, hyperactivity, itchiness, loss of interest in sex.
- Common signs of over-active thyroid are twitching or trembling, irregular heart rate, unusual fast heat rate, red palms of hands, warm skin and excessive sweating, loose nails, a raised itchy rash, hair loss or thinning, weight loss, eye problems (redness, dryness or vision problems.
Thyroid Profile Test Pack includes:
- Test Requisition Form includes Symptom Checklist
- Requisition Form to complete including your personal and medical history
- Contains collection instructions
- Instructions on How to Use blood spot Collection Kit
How to Use