Why Assess Kryptopyrrole Levels?
Kryptopyrroles are chemical compounds that bind to vitamin B6 and zinc, leading to their depletion in the body. Elevated levels of kryptopyrroles in the urine are associated with pyrrole disorder, also known as pyroluria, a condition that can cause a range of physical and mental symptoms.
Urinary kryptopyrrole test can help diagnose pyrrole disorder and guide treatment, which typically involves supplementing with zinc, vitamin B6, and other nutrients that may be depleted in individuals with this condition. Accurate and timely testing and treatment of pyrrole disorder can help alleviate symptoms and improve overall health and well-being.
This test will quantify levels of:
The Kryptopyrrole test report is a useful resource for practitioners who want to gain valuable insights into the underlying causes of illnesses.
Test Prep and Instructions
MosaicDX offers patient-friendly sample collection kits that simplify testing. Our kits include visual, step-by-step instructions for test preparation and sample collection, personalized shipping cards, and pediatric collection bags if needed. With MosaicDX, patients can easily collect samples for testing with confidence and accuracy.
The Kryptopyrrole test instructions below is a companion to the urine collection instructions as the Kryptopyrrole test requires an additional component.