Total Glutathione

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Total Glutathione tests measure the level of Glutathione, an antioxidant, in the body, which is important for protecting it from oxidative stress and maintaining healthy cells. It is used to diagnose various diseases, assess overall health, detect nutritional deficiencies, and monitor treatments for oxidative stress.

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Description

Total Glutathione tests measure the total amount of the antioxidant Glutathione within the body. Glutathione plays an important role in the body’s ability to maintain healthy cells and fight inflammation, toxins, and other damages from oxidative stress. Total glutathione tests can reveal how well a person’s body is protected from oxidative stress and can help assess overall levels of health. They can be used to diagnose conditions such as liver, lung, and digestive diseases, anemia, and cancer. Furthermore, Total Glutathione tests can help detect nutritional deficiencies, since Glutathione require certain Vitamin B complex, magnesium, selenium, and cysteine to be generated within the body. This test can also be used to monitor the effectiveness of treatments that are meant to reduce oxidative stress.

FAQ's

AM I REQUIRED TO FAST?

You must fast at least twelve (12) hours prior to having your specimen collected.

IS A DOCTOR’S ORDER REQUIRED?

YES!

HOW LONG UNTIL MY RESULTS COME BACK?

LabCorp Not using insurance: Test results generally take between 24 to 72 business hours after your specimen is collected. If using insurance, the results may take longer.

Quest Diagnostics: Could take up to 10 business days.

Insurance Lab Requisition: Time frame varies depending on state.

DO I NEED TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT TO HAVE MY LABS DRAWN?

You can walk in for same day testing at certain locations BUT we always recommend making an appointment at your lab location of choice to ensure you are seen in a timely fashion due to fasting.

You can walk in for same day testing at certain locations BUT we always recommend making an appointment at your lab location of choice to ensure you are seen in a timely fashion due to fasting.

Viking sends a copy of your Blood Test Order (Lab Requisition), electronically, to LabCorp or Quest depending on the choice you made.  A copy of the Blood Test Order will be sent to you via email. Please allow 24 hours or one business day for our staff to process your request.   It would be wise to bring the order with you to the lab as a reference when you arrive for your Lab appointment.

Make your appointment for a “Lab Draw” at your lab of choice.

LabCorp Locations and contact information: LabCorp Locations

Quest Locations and contact information: Quest Locations

HOW CAN I RECEIVE MY RESULTS?

Viking follows all HIPAA guidelines and state regulations regarding distribution of test results. You can choose to have your test results emailed or faxed. Patients can also create a patient portal via LabCorp/Quest and have access to their results online.

IF I HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT MY TEST RESULTS, WHO SHOULD I CONTACT?

We recommend setting up a consultation via our website with our VIKING medical staff.  https://vikingalternative.com/schedule-consultation