The Gastrolyzer® line is relied on by researchers at leading institutions to study functional gastrointestinal disorders. The research gathered in conjunction with the Gastrolyzer® monitors is helping researchers better understand the gut microbiome. Non-invasive breath tests can often substitute more invasive and expensive tests. This, along with the ability to see test results immediately, speeds up diagnosis and aids in the management of overall patient health.
Hydrogen (H2) and Methane (CH4) testing as a tool to aid in the diagnosis and management of functional gastrointestinal disorders has been employed by gastroenterologists and their staff for decades. coVita’s Gastrolyzer® line offers the most advanced line of monitors in the industry for this testing as well as the most complete line of substrates to make this testing possible.
Whether you’re utilizing our Gastrolyzers® in your own practice or you’re working with a physician group or hospital system to help consult on which test is appropriate to investigate the GI issues facing a patient, dietitians are uniquely qualified with the expertise to go beyond pharmacotherapy and help patients understand their diet in terms of problematic foods, etc.
ND’s work with their patients to prevent and treat acute and chronic illness and disease by emphasizing nature’s organic self-healing process, the vis medicatrix naturae. For naturopathic physicians, Hydrogen (H2) and Methane (CH4) testing is an essential tool to aid in the prevention and diagnosis of functional gastrointestinal disorders that can lead to a treatment plan for patients to restore and maintain optimum health. With an average reimbursement of $85.00 per test, breath hydrogen and methane testing using our Gastrolyzer® monitors can become a great revenue source for your practice while also helping your patients.