Adrenal Function Home Test
Test Your Adrenal Function at Home
You can check if your adrenal gland is functioning correctly by
performing a simple urine check on a urine sample.
This home test for the function of the users adrenals checks the urine
for salt content and from this you will be able to ascertain if the
adrenals are hyper, normal or fatigued.
Once you can determine the state of your adrenal function you will be
able to take the necessary action to correct hyper or fatigued adrenals
with an adrenal complex supplement
or diet modification.
You could be suffering from adrenal insufficiency a condition that
causes the adrenal glands to produce inadequate amounts of steroid
hormones, mainly cortisol; however this can also include impaired
production of aldosterone involved in the regulation of sodium
conservation, potassium secretion, and water retention.
If you get craving for salt or salty foods this could be because of loss
of sodium from the body in urine.
A dysfunction of the adrenal gland can be related to:-
Problems associated with a malfunctioning adrenal gland
There are many other symptoms of increased or deceased hormone
production in the adrenal gland, if the adrenal problem is left
untreated it may lead to :-
The body to lose the ability to cope with stress
A weak immune system
Contents of Adrenal Function Self Test
4 x Pipettes
1x bottle of indicator solution
1x activator solution
10 x test result charts
Full easy to follow step by step instructions included.
Measure the salt (Sodium chloride NaCl) content in a urine sample
quickly and accurately using a simple titration procedure.
Determination of the salt content in urine is based on the reaction of
silver ions with chloride ions and silver chloride is precipitated
The end point of the reaction is made visible by the presence of the
During the procedure, the urine sample remains light to dark yellow,
when the urine sample turns to a light brown hue the test is complete.
Add 10 drops of the salt solution to the test tube
Add 1 drop of the activator solution, swirl the test tube to mix the
Add indicator solution drop by drop slowly, mixing the contents of the
Check colour of sample against colour chart provided.