GH-Somatotropin (Growth Hormone) is a hormone that plays a central role in the regulation of growth and development in the body. It is produced in the anterior pituitary gland and affects not only height growth and muscle mass but also other aspects of health and well-being. GH has a closely linked relationship with insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1), a hormone produced primarily in the liver and other tissues.
By analyzing your levels of GH somatotropin and IGF-1 (recommended), you can gain deeper insights into your hormonal balance and potential deficiencies. This health test is recommended for individuals who wish to:
Hormones are substances that control processes in the body and are produced in special glands and cells in the body.
It is important that you follow the specific instructions regarding fasting, time of sampling and any medications before you leave your sample. If there are specific indications for your test, you will find them above in the yellow information box. If you follow the steps below, you will be well prepared regardless of which test your sampling is for:
The referral is available digitally at the sampling unit. Here you can read our guidelines for leaving samples.
The sampling is carried out by experienced healthcare personnel at the reception you have chosen. Your samples are sent to an accredited laboratory for analysis. When the analysis is completed, the test results are reported digitally in the "My journal" service. You will receive an e-mail when the first test answer has been received.
Order a health check or optional health tests and pay at checkout.
Leave your test at the selected sampling unit, bring a valid ID.
Samples are analyzed, test results are displayed digitally within 2-5 working days.
With us you always get:
To offer you the highest possible quality and service we collaborate with accredited laboratories and trained healthcare personnel.
Lowest possible price
Our vision is that as many people as possible should have the opportunity to improve their health. That's why we always strive to keep prices low.
Your needs – your choice
With us, you can always choose freely among all our health markers and design your own personal health check based on your needs.
Quick test results – reviewed by doctors
Within 2-5 working days you will receive your test results, these are reviewed and assessed by a doctor. In the event of significantly deviating test answers, you will be called. You can also make an appointment with a doctor for a personal review.
Put the health tests or health checks you want to buy in the shopping cart then go to checkout and choose the payment option that suits you. After completed payment you will receive an order confirmation and your referral will be sent electronically to the sampling unit you have chosen and will be ready for your visit.Read more
We collaborate with one of Swedens largest laboratories, Unilabs, so that you as a customer will receive the highest possible quality. This is where you go for sampling performed by their experienced staff. The analysis is performed by authorized personnel at Unilabs.Read more
To create your own referral select the specific markers you want to test for in the shopping cart. When you complete your purchase, a separate referral is created based on your choices.Read more
It usually takes 2-5 working days to get your test results, these are sent to you continuously as the analysis is done. The doctors comment will appear in the final report when all test results have been received.Read more