Cortisol Morning Sample Test in Delhi

6001999

Includes 1 Parameter

69% off for a limited period

Fasting10-12 hours
Get reports in15 hrs

Additional Instructions

  • It is recommended to get this test conducted between 8 AM to 10 AM.
  • What is it for ?

    It measures cortisol levels and evaluates the pituitary & adrenal glands functioning.

    Sample Type

    Blood

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    • Age Group: 5+ Years

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    Cortisol, Morning Sample (1)

    • Cortisol

    Q&A

    Helps you know your test better

    Q. What Is Cortisol Test?

    A. It’s a simple test that measures cortisol levels in blood, saliva, or urine and helps diagnose conditions like Cushing's syndrome & Addison's Disease, and more.

    Q. What Time Is Correct For Cortisol Levels Test?

    A. Cortisol Levels vary throughout the day, and if your doctor thinks that you are not making enough of it, they will call for a morning sample to measure the levels.

    Q. What Sample Is Required?

    A. It can be measured through blood, saliva, or urine, and the sample required depends on the one your healthcare professional has asked for according to your health state.

    Q. What Are The Risks Involved With The Test?

    A. In a blood test, one may experience slight pain or a little bruise on the punctured site and involves minimal to almost no risks. And if the testing is done via saliva or urine, it involves no risks.

    Cortisol, Morning Sample in Delhi

    Overview

    Cortisol is your body’s primary stress hormone produced and released by your adrenal glands and endocrine glands. It is crucial for regulating different processes throughout the body. From managing metabolism and regulating stress response to controlling your body’s use of fats, proteins, and carbohydrates, cortisol performs multiple functions. Its level, whether too high or low, may mean that you have a disorder in your adrenal glands, pituitary gland, or a tumor. Therefore, your doctor may ask for Cortisol Test to measure Cortisol Hormone Levels within your blood.

    Redcliffe Labs – a leading diagnostic center, is the one stop to book a Cortisol Test in Delhi. The test determines the accurate levels and prescribes medicines or treatments according to the need. Thanks to the up-to-date resources inbuilt in our facility, we offer high-quality testing without compromising test standards.

    Purpose Of Cortisol Test:

    • Diagnose different medical conditions causing too much or too low Cortisol.
    • Measure accurate Cortisol production levels in the blood.
    • Determine adrenal disorders Cushing’s syndrome or Addison’s disease.
    • Help doctors initiate a treatment depending on Cortisol levels.

    Symptoms That Call For Cortisol Level Test:

    Symptoms That Call For Cortisol Level Test:

    Cushing's syndrome (Too Much Cortisol) Signs:

    • Diabetes
    • Easy bruising
    • Hypertension
    • Muscle weakness
    • Sudden weight gain
    • Extreme mood swings
    • Purple streaks on the stomach, hips, breasts, and under the arms

    Addison Disease And Adrenal Insufficiency (not enough cortisol) Signs:

    • Extreme pain in the abdomen
    • Unexplained weight loss
    • Loss of appetite
    • Hypoglycemia
    • Dark skin patches
    • Lips and gums darkening
    • Constant fatigue

    The list of symptoms is not limited to the mentioned above. Every individual experiences different signs depending on age, gender, health condition, and other factors. Therefore, doctors call for Cortisol Blood Tests to confirm a specific disorder.

    Tips To Lower Cortisol Levels:

    • An unhealthy diet is the culprit of your condition, and switching to a whole-food-plant-based diet is a key to winning the battle.
    • Keep your caffeine intake in check to balance off the levels and avoid complications.
    • Give your body adequate time to rejuvenate, and eight hours of a good night's sleep is, therefore, necessary.
    • Participate in physical activities that comfort your mind and keep your levels balanced.
    • Take certain supplements as and if prescribed by a healthcare professional.

    Incorporate these tips little by little daily in your life till they become a habit. Adopting them can effectively manage cortisol levels.

    Facts About Cortisol That Everyone Should Know:

    • Cortisol is a hormone that travels in the blood as a response to stress.
    • Anything stressful can increase its levels and indicates a problem.
    • Adrenal Glands produce it, and the Pituitary glands regulate its release.
    • If not in balance, it can contribute to a change in weight and affect immunity.

    Test Details:

    Name of The Test
    Cortisol, Morning Sample
    Sample Type
    Blood, Urine & Saliva
    Number of Tests
    1
    Actual Test Price
    Rs 1999
    Discounted Price
    Rs 600
    Home Sample Collection
    Available
    Additional Cost For Home Sample Collection
    Nil
    Fasting Before Test
    10-12 hours of fasting
    Get Reports Within
    24 Hrs

    Things You Should Know Before Cortisol Test:

    • Also known as Serum Cortisol Test, it measures cortisol levels and diagnoses health disorders that occur when the levels are either too high or too low.
    • Aid doctors understand your health condition and provide treatment accordingly.
    • Besides a blood test, your doctor may also test for saliva or urine to measure the accurate stress hormone cortisol levels, depending on different needs.
    • It requires no special preparations and is free from several risks.

    Reasons To Choose Redcliffe Labs For Cortisol Test:

    • Work on a customer-focused approach to offer maximum satisfaction.
    • We promise accurate reports delivered within the promised timeframe
    • Have personalized packages and tests to cater to your different health needs.
    • Maintain confidentiality and transparency throughout the process to keep the customer-first policy intact.
    • Have all laboratory equipment to perform various tests without compromising customer comfort and safety.

    Other Tests That You Can Book At Redcliffe Labs:

    So, Schedule A Home Sample Collection With Redcliffe Labs Today!

    It’s your responsibility to book an early Cortisol Blood Test in Delhi with Redcliffe Labs. And we take the responsibility that there will be no delays in reports and that the home sample collection will be as per the defined standards. We prioritize your safety over anything and ensure you get nothing but the best experience with us. We send e-reports delivered to you within a stipulated time to your registered email id or Whatsapp number. So, skip the delay and book a test online in 1 minute via our website or mobile app today.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    What organs are affected by cortisol?
    Being the body’s primary stress hormone, cortisol can affect nearly every organ, including Nervous System, Immune System, Reproductive System, Musculoskeletal, Respiratory System, and more. However, it primarily disrupts the functioning of the liver, adipose tissue, muscles, and pancreas.
      What are 3 effects that cortisol can have on our bodies?
      • It increases sugar levels within the bloodstream.
      • Promotes the availability of the substance that significantly repair tissues
      • Enhance the way your brain uses the glucose
      What is the purpose of a cortisol test?
      The purpose of the test is to detect diseases that cause too much or too little cortisol, like Cushing’s syndrome, Addison's disease, and Secondary adrenal insufficiency. Besides diagnosing the condition, the test helps monitor the effectiveness of the treatment of the disease.
        What can trigger high cortisol levels?
        Elevated cortisols are majorly linked with Cushing’s syndrome, which gets influenced due to a Pituitary Tumor, Adrenal Tumor, Ectopic Tumor, and Ingesting Steroids in excess.
          What is the price of a Cortisol Test in Delhi?
          The price of a Cortisol Test in Delhi is Rs 600, with a free home sample collection that you can book in 1 minute via our website or mobile app. We keep our charges competitive to make testing accessible and affordable.

            69% off for a limited period

            Frequently Asked Questions

            What organs are affected by cortisol?
            Being the body’s primary stress hormone, cortisol can affect nearly every organ, including Nervous System, Immune System, Reproductive System, Musculoskeletal, Respiratory System, and more. However, it primarily disrupts the functioning of the liver, adipose tissue, muscles, and pancreas.
              What are 3 effects that cortisol can have on our bodies?
              • It increases sugar levels within the bloodstream.
              • Promotes the availability of the substance that significantly repair tissues
              • Enhance the way your brain uses the glucose
              What is the purpose of a cortisol test?
              The purpose of the test is to detect diseases that cause too much or too little cortisol, like Cushing’s syndrome, Addison's disease, and Secondary adrenal insufficiency. Besides diagnosing the condition, the test helps monitor the effectiveness of the treatment of the disease.
                What can trigger high cortisol levels?
                Elevated cortisols are majorly linked with Cushing’s syndrome, which gets influenced due to a Pituitary Tumor, Adrenal Tumor, Ectopic Tumor, and Ingesting Steroids in excess.
                  What is the price of a Cortisol Test in Delhi?
                  The price of a Cortisol Test in Delhi is Rs 600, with a free home sample collection that you can book in 1 minute via our website or mobile app. We keep our charges competitive to make testing accessible and affordable.