One Day Hormone Check™

 

Test Details

Test Company: Genova Diagnostics
Test Type:
Saliva
Collection Location:
 At Home

 

Planning & Prepping

  • This is an all day saliva collection that starts right when you wake up.
  •  If you have difficulty producing enough saliva for the tube, press the tip of your tongue to the roof of your mouth against your teeth. Yawning can also generate saliva.
  • The following drugs, herbs and dietary supplements may influence levels of hormones reported in this test: ketoconazole, cimetidine (Tagamet), anastrozole (Arimidex), letrozole (Femara), exemestane (Aromasin), Chrysin, Apigenin, Tribulus terrestris, clomiphene, antiepileptics, digoxin, oral steroids 

Collection Instructions 

  • Collection instructions are attached to the bottom of this page.
  • Fill out all labels and paperwork provided. 
  • Be sure to collect to fill line.
  • Follow schedule below.

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Requisition & Payment

If you paid the full test price to Rupa up front:

  • You won't need to pay or do anything else.
  • Don't worry about filling out payment or insurance sections on the requisition.
  • Make sure "Clinician Bill" is checked off.

If you're going through insurance for the test:

  • You paid Rupa Health the Initial Insurance price for the test
  • Genova will bill your insurance company for the remainder of the test price
  • Genova will contact you if there is any remaining balance
  • Make sure to fill in your insurance information on the requisition form

 How to Know What Insurance Will Cover 

Shipping

  • Please place samples in biohazard bag, then place biohazard bag in clamshell container. Place container in mailing envelope with requisition. No need to send plastic tray.

 Results

  • Your provider will notify you when results are in and schedule a follow-up to review them together

 

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