Attention deficit and hyperactivity Tests

This guide to recommended nutritional tests by disease, lists those tests that are justified in current medical literature (basic profiles) and newer tests of a more specialist nature (advanced profiles) which may be appropriate for some patients. These are guidelines only and individual requirements will vary.

This page is still under construction. The following tests are those relevant tests performed by Biolab Medical Unit, and is not necessarily a comprehensive list of tests that may be required to assess a patient with this condition.

Click on the following links for further test information:

ADHD (and similar) Profile

ADHD (and similar) Profile - additional tests

Fatty Acids - Erythrocytes


Folate (red cell)

Hair mineral & toxic elements

Histamine (plasma)

Histamine (urine)

Iodine - urine

Iodine:creatinine ratio (urine)

Kryptopyrroles (pyroluria)

Magnesium (Mg) -Red cell

Mercury (Hg) - blood

Methylation Profile

Neurotransmitter Profile (Basic - urine)

Neurotransmitter Profile (Comprehensive - urine)

Organic Acids Profile

Peptides Gluten & Casein (urine)

Plasma Mineral Profile with Red Cell Magnesium

Toxic Organic Chemical Exposure Profile

Vitamin B1 (Thiamine) - transketolase activity

Vitamin B12 ("Active") - Serum

Vitamin B3-RBC NAD activation (Niacin)

Vitamin B6 (Pyridoxine) - glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase activity

Vitamin C (ascorbic acid)