Alere Cholestech LDX® Analyzer is an efficient and economical point of care testing for cholesterol and related lipids, and blood glucose serve as diagnostic tools that provide information for immediate risk assessment and therapeutic monitoring of heart disease, inflammatory disorders and diabetes.
This test involves a finger prick blood sample and gives a full breakdown of your cholesterol. Including Total, HDL, LDL, Triglycerides, and blood glucose. You need to be fasting for 8 hours for an accurate result within 5 minutes.
Allow yourself 15 minutes for the complete test in the pharmacy.
Fasting for 8 hours is necessary.
*currently we are not doing cholesterol tests in the pharmacy to protect our staff from possible Covid 19 infection