FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Concerning the Intestinal Permeability Test

What type of samples are needed?

     Urine.

How long do results take to come back from the lab?

     At least 2 weeks in most cases.

Can this test be performed internationally?

     No.

Is shipping the sample included in the cost of the kit?

     Prepaid FedEx Priority Overnight shipping materials are included. All specimens must be received by the lab within 24 hours of collection.

Does the kit come with an ice pack?

     Yes.

How will the results be provided?

     Results will be emailed on a secure email platform. 

Can a print-out version of the results be requested?

     No. You may print out the results once you receive them.

Will Dr. Amy personally review my results?

     Yes, results of the Intestinal Permeabilty Test are personally reviewed and commented on by Dr. Amy.

Can I get my results back before Dr. Amy comments on them?

     No. Results are only emailed after Dr. Amy reviews and comments on them.

Do I need to stop taking supplements before collecting the urine samples?

     No. Keep taking the supplements you are currently taking- as directed by your health care professional.

How can I find a practitioner in my area to discuss my results with?

     If you are looking for a knowledgeable professional in your area or one to work remotely with- please utilize our discussion group on www.CH3Nutrigenomics.com ask (post your question) under the ‘Resources and Groups by Area’ topic.

Is there someone at the office I can call to go over my results with?

     No. Please utilize our discussion group on www.CH3Nutrigenomics.com Dr. Amy or one of our moderators will help to guide you there.

Will my insurance cover this test?

     Any attempt at reimbursement for this test through your insurance company lies solely on the customer.

How can I learn more about this test?

     To learn more about this test, log onto http://feelgoodbiochem.com/chapter-11