Cardio ION Profile-Genova Kit

Note: This is a test kit that will be mailed to you. It requires at home collection and a blood draw. It is your responsibility to arrange the blood draw for your kit and payment of your specimen collection.

Fasting Required: Yes - 12 Hours

Specimen: Blood and Urine

Results: 21 Business Days

Special Instructions: Ship to lab Monday-Thursday only. Specimen MUST be shipped within 48 hours of collection. Freeze the ice packets. All specimens, urine and blood, must be shipped together.
• Decrease fluid intake to avoid excessive dilution of the urine.
» For adults, restrict intake to three 8 oz. glasses or less for 24 hours.
» Make sure that no more than 8 oz. of fluids are consumed after 8:00, the evening prior to urine collection.
• Do not collect urine during menstruation.
• Vial contains preservative - Do Not Rinse

Description: The Cardio ION is a combination of nutritional tests that gives a nutritional assessment and identifies risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD). Specifically, this nutritional test measures levels of fatty acids, amino acids, vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, organic acids, and risk factors for CVD.

Note: Result turnaround times are an estimate and are not guaranteed. Our reference lab may need additional time due to weather, holidays, confirmation/repeat testing, or equipment maintenance.