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Hydrogen Methane Breath Test London

In case you are going through abdominal discomfort, bloating, constipation or persistent diarrhoea, it is advised to do a Hydrogen Methane Breath Test London.

Call Rhodes Health today to book an appointment.

Effectual Hydrogen and Methane Breath Testing:

Hydrogen and methane breath tests are mainly done to investigate bowel issues like abdominal discomfort or diarrhoea. This test helps you in identifying an intolerance to specific carbohydrates or sugar like sucrose, sorbitol, glucose, fructose or lactose.


So, if you want to know about the small intestinal bacterial overgrowth, then get your Breath Test done at Rhodes Health. You would be benefited from our effectual Hydrogen Methane Breath Test London and reasonably priced consultations.

Methane or Hydrogen Intolerance:

Hydrogen Methane tests are used for confirming or eliminating the chances of carbohydrate or sugar malabsorption and for assessing whether there are extreme bacteria present in your bowel. As an outcome, you would have the chance to further comprehend exactly what diet is helpful for your body.

At Rhodes Health, we believe it is essential to get this Breath Test London done since it enables us to determine whether the bacteria present in your bowel makes methane or hydrogen.

How can Breathe Test London Help you?

The outcomes of breath tests enable an accurate diagnosis of the reason for your symptoms. When a correct diagnosis is being made, then appropriate changes and modifications can easily be made to your lifestyle and diet. You would then notice an improvement in your quality of life and symptoms.

Diet is important in the treatment of small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) and carbohydrate malabsorption. The outcomes enable the right supplemental and dietary interventions to be utilized.  

What Will Happen?

Your consultant would confirm that you have not had anything apart from water for the last 12 hours. Then a breath sample would be collected by getting you to exhale into a test machine. After that, you will have to drink a glass of water that comes with fructose, non-absorbable sugar laxative or lactose. You have to drink that completely. Breath samples would be collected every 15 minutes or so.


During your positive hydrogen breath test, you need to take note of the symptoms and inform the consultant whether you have the symptoms for which your breath test is performed. Once the test is done, after three to four hours, you can go home.


So, if you are all set to get a better insight into your health with the help of a hydrogen breath test, Rhodes Health is the place where you will have to come.

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