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Followers of the Atkin's, South Beach and other low-carb
diets will benefit from our Ketone Test Strips.
For over 14 years Lab Essentials, Inc. has offered consumers extremely low prices on our
popular ketone strips. With millions of our strips sold, you satisfaction is
The presence of ketones
(acetoacetic acid) in the urine is an indication of how your body metabolizes
fat. Both diabetics and persons on high-protein/low-carbohydrate diets may wish to
test their urine for ketones on a daily basis. The ketone urine reagent test is based on
the reaction of acetoacetic acid with sodium nitroprusside in a strongly basic
medium. The colors range from from beige or buff-pink color for a
"negative" reading to a pink/pink-purple for a "positive"
reading. The ketone test provides semi-quantitative results and reacts with
acetoacetic acid in urine Normally, no ketones are found in the urine. In low
carbohydrate metabolism situations, ketones appear in the urine in large amounts before
serum ketones are elevated. The reagent detects as little as 5-10 mg/dl acetoacetic in
KETONE TEST STRIPS
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Just $7.20 per vial
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