Vitamin D Monitoring Blood Test
Vitamin D Monitoring Test
Vitamin D plays a crucial role in your physical well being — yet 40% of Americans don’t get enough. This test allows you to monitor levels and detect deficiencies, which is especially important for older patients or people with gastrointestinal issues such as celiac disease.
- Vitamin D
This test accurately measures your Vitamin D levels. Vitamin D is an important vitamin that plays a role in bone density, insulin production and immune function. The 25-hydroxyvitamin D biomarker is the best way to screen for, and monitor vitamin D levels. We screen for vitamin D using an advanced dry-blood spot card that provides results that are as accurate as labs ordered by a doctor.
Common symptoms related to vitamin D deficiency. Many of the symptoms associated with Vitamin D deficiency are subtle in nature, making it difficult to detect without proper testing. The following indicators are signs you should get screened:
- Muscle pain
- Hair loss
- Impaired hearing