You may suspect you have stomach ulcer symptoms, use this rapid response stomach ulcer H pylori blood test kit to check your blood for the helico bacter virus, it can indicate a significant risk factor for the development of stomach ulcers or stomach cancer.
Stomach ulcer symptoms are very common but most people don't realise that stomach ulcers are often caused by a bug called Helicobacter pylori which if diagnosed is relatively easy to eradicate.
Our fast Helicobacter pylori blood test indicates the presence of Helicobacter pylori infection in the stomach, known to cause stomach ulcers.
If you are have stomach ulcer symptoms or you think you may have a stomach ulcer it is worth performing this simple H pylori test at home.
H pylori infections often appear to do no harm however the Helicobacter pylori infection does cause stomach ulcers in some people and it is very strongly implicated in the development of stomach cancer.
If another family member has stomach ulcer symptoms or has had this Helicobacter pylori infection you might want to test them also, H pylori infections are very prevalent as is often passed by close contact.
Why is a H pylori bacterium test important?
It is estimated that half of the world's population today is infected by H. pylori stomach bacterium, but often show no symptoms.
It has been shown that long-term Helicobacter pylori infection by this bacterium causes damage to the mucous membrane of the stomach which causes stomach ulcers in 10% of cases.
Those infected also have an increased risk of developing stomach cancer.
If you test positive for Helicobacter pylori infection, you should contact your GP because specific antibiotic treatment can be prescribed.
Treatment for stomach ulcers is more difficult than treatment for the H pylori bacterium infection so finding it before it causes stomach ulcers or even stomach cancer is important.
A H pylori bacterium can go unnoticed for years, the successful treatment of one episode of h. pylori infection does not guarantee a life free from stomach complaints.
Enable you and your doctor to target the disease with effective therapy by taking this test.
A simple, effective treatment for H pylori infection is readily available from your GP.
The contents of the h pylori antigen test kit consists of :
- 1 test disc
- 1 micro-lancet
- 1 buffer solution
- 1 plaster
- Instruction for use
Preparation of the test is simple with rapid results, each pack comes with full instructions and an easy to follow guide with photographic step by step images.
- Use lancet contained in the test kit to obtain a drop of blood from your finger for the required blood sample.
- Place the drop of blood on the test strip.
- Add the buffer solution after 30 seconds (see picture 'How to perform the test').
- A positive or negative result appears in the test window.
Two test lines tell you that you probably have an infection.
Please consult your doctor as soon as possible for a closer examination and treatment.
Please Note: If you have already been infected with H. pylori in the past and the infection was eliminated using antibiotics, this test may yield a positive reading even more than one year following treatment, although the infection is no longer present.
High quality home use stomach ulcer blood test for H pylori bacterium, the test is not supposed to replace a qualified medical practitioners opinion and is provided to give an indication of the presence of the infection in the comfort and privacy of your own home.
If you have any additional concerns or are still worried about a possible infection please consult with your doctor or health care professional for further investigation.