Vitamin D - $45

At a Glance

Why Get Tested?

  • To determine if you have a vitamin D deficiency; if you are receiving vitamin D supplementation, to determine if it is adequate

When to Get Tested?

  • When you have an abnormal calcium, phosphorus, and/or parathyroid hormone level; when you have evidence of bone disease or bone weakness; when you are at high risk of defiency or your doctor suspects that you might have a Vitamin D deficiency; prior to starting drug treatment for osteoporosis; periodically to monitor treatment of vitamin D deficiency

Sample Required?

  • A blood sample drawn from a vein in your arm

Test Preparation Needed?

  • None