Breath test for Helicobacter Pylori

How to prepare for the exam

  • You must be fasting and not have smoked for at least 8 hours
  • No antibiotics should be taken for the previous 4 weeks
  • No gastroprotective or gastric antisecretory drugs should be taken in the previous 2 weeks
  • A light meal is recommended the night before the test

How to collect results

Results can be received by email, ordinary mail or collected personally at HeLab from Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 18:00.

In case you delegate someone to deliver your sample or to collect your result, it is necessary to present the signed form “Sample delivery form” or “Result collection form” together with the copy of your own ID card and the copy of the person’s ID card you delegate.