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FUNCTIONAL PATHOLOGY TESTING
LACTULOSE BREATH TEST FOR SIBO
Lactulose Breath Test for SIBODid you know that Small Intestine Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO) is the major cause of IBS and that IBS affects around 20% of Australians? SIBO is the abnormal overgrowth of bacteria in the small intestine. It is this overgrowth that causes the IBS symptoms suffered by many.
Usual SIBO symptoms include altered bowel habits (e.g. diarrhoea or constipation), flatulence, bloating and abdominal discomfort. Other less common symptoms can include weight changes, nausea and lethargy.
SIBO and IBS can be debilitating and frustrating conditions to manage. Get a specific treatment plan and manage better symptom control and resolution.
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Hydrogen & Methane Breath Tests
A hydrogen and methane breath test is a simple, painless, non-invasive and valuable approach to accurately address SIBO. This test can guide a targeted evidence-based dietary approach. Studies show that specific food restriction informed by breath tests provides significant and long-term symptom improvement in 75% of IBS sufferers. Take the breath test, get answers, follow a specific strategy and beat the bloat today.