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Lactose Breath Test

Your doctor has determined that you should undergo the Lactose Breath Test.

Lactose breath test preparation instructions

  • Do not eat or drink anything for eight hours before beginning the test. Aviod slowly digestrive foods likes beans and other vegetables the day before your test.
  • Do not sleep, smoke or vigorously exercise for at least one hour before your test or at anytime during your test.
  • Do not take any antibiotics for at least two weeks prior to your test. Please call to reschedule if an antibiotic course has started.

If you must take medication the morning of your test, please do so with only a sip of water.

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