Vitamin C Test, LC/MS/MS
Vitamin C Test measures Vitamin C levels in the blood.
Vitamin C is a powerful antioxidant vital in the production of collagen which affects the health and repair of skin, blood vessels, bones, teeth, cartilage and tendons.
Vitamin C test may be ordered when a person shows symptoms of its deficiency such as fatigue, muscle and joint pain, weight loss and others.
This vitamin is not produced by the body, so it is very important to ingest it through foods and supplements that contain it.
Preparation: If possible, have the lab collected early in the morning.
You can order this test individually or as part of the following panels: