Includes: 2 tests
Vitamin D (1 Test), Vitamin B 12 (1 Test), Quick Precise Reports, Reporting as per NABL ISO guidelines, Free Home Sample Collection, Free Doctor's Consultation
Also known as :
Vitamin Deficiency Blood Test, Vitamin Level Test
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Age Group 5-99 years
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Vitamin D and vitamin B12 tests are essential evaluating parameters, as they are essential nutrients that perform millions of functions in our body and prevent us from various diseases, thereby keeping us healthy. Fluctuations in the level of vitamin B12 and D can lead to many health issues, thus, it is important to get these tests done. Vitamin B12 test can be done through blood or urine sample whereas for vitamin D test only a blood sample is required. Due to the importance of vitamins, they are a part of annual checkups.
Vitamin B12 and D tests are conducted to know if you have an optimum level of vitamins with respect to your age or dietary habits. The levels also help in diagnosing medical conditions like high cholesterol, anaemia, and cancer or determining susceptible health risks. The tests also help in monitoring the efficacy of the treatment that you might be going through for vitamin deficiency.
The symptoms due to which your doctor can recommend you for a vitamin B12 test are:
The symptoms that can lead to vitamin D tests are generally muscle weakness and bone pain.
While vitamin D test is conducted through the blood sample only, the vitamin B12 test can be done through a blood sample or the urine sample. The blood sample for both tests is conducted from the vein of your arm using a sterilised needle. With a urine sample, two types of vitamin B12 tests can be conducted, a 24-hour urine sample test or a random urine sample test. For a 24-hour urine sample test, you will be given a container in which you need to collect all the urine that passes through you for 24 hours. For a random urine test, the sample can be collected at any time of the day.
The levels of vitamin B12 and D can be interpreted differently.
High levels of Vitamin B12 can be a sign of:
Low levels of vitamin B12 indicate towards:
High vitamin D levels can lead to the risk of:
Low levels of vitamin D indicate:
The normal range of vitamin D and vitamin B12 is different. The optimum range of vitamin D in our body is between 20 ng/mL (50 nmol/L) to 50 ng/mL (125 nmol/L). The optimum range of vitamin B12 in our body is 211 pg/mL to 911 pg/mL.
The vitamin D and vitamin B12 tests can be booked together at Redcliffe labs. The vitamin D and B12 test price in Bangalore at Redcliffe Labs is approximately Rs 2999/- which is currently available under special discounts at Rs 699/- only.
You can book both the tests at once at Redcliffe labs. There are two possible ways to book the vitamin B12 and vitamin D tests at Redcliffe Labs which make the booking process simple, less chaotic, and also hassle-free. You can either book your test online from our official website or you can call our centre, where a well-trained and polite staff representative will assist you in your booking process.